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Eid prayers at #Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia mosque : video


Thousands gathered at Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia in the early hours of Friday morning to attend Eid prayers for the first time since the iconic building’s reconversion into a mosque.

Across Turkey, hundreds of thousands of worshippers congregated to perform the morning prayers while maintaining stringent safety precautions amid the coronavirus pandemic. The prayers, held by Muslim worshippers across the world, mark the first day of the annual festival of sacrifice, Eid al Adha.
Photos: Anadolu Agency.

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