Bakra Eid: Muslims around the world prepare their cattle for sacrifice

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Vendors bathe a goat in a lake before taking it to a livestock market for sale ahead of the Eid al-Adha festival in Ahmedabad, India, September 21, 2015. Muslims across the world are preparing to celebrate the annual festival of Eid al-Adha or the Feast of the Sacrifice, which marks the end of the annual hajj pilgrimage, by slaughtering goats, sheep, cows and camels in commemoration of the Prophet Abraham's readiness to sacrifice his son to show obedience to Allah. Eid al-Adha in India falls on September 25. Credit: Reuters