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The preparation for the holiday “Kurban Bayram” in Alanya


Alanya’s Municipality held a meeting on the celebration “Kurban Bayram” which starts on 23th of September. The municipality has identified five places where the animals will be sold and the space for the slaughter of animals. The sale of animals will be started tomorrow.

“Kurban Bayram” could be translated as a “The celebration of Sacrifice”. On this day animals are sacrificed. This Celebration of Sacrifice feasts for several days around the world. Muslims bring animals to sacrifice, such as a sheep, goats and even cows. The traditions of this day are visiting a mosque, going to preach, to prepare and distribute food to the poor people. After this you can sing songs and have a fun.


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