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Picture of four children standing in morning light in a house in an Afghan village
July 19, 2021

Eid al-Adha

In the village of Qalahye Panjah, Afghanistan, children gather early in the morning on the Muslim high holiday of Eid al-Adha, the Feast of Sacrifice. They look forward to eating the meat of a slaughtered sheep, which will also be shared with friends and the poor.
Photograph by Matthieu Paley, Nat Geo Image Collection
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