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Libyan Newswire

Learning to Live through Sacrifice

The historical background of Eid al-Adha is that the Prophet Abraham had a dream in which he was sacrificing his young son, Ismael. Abraham, a great believer in Allah, took his dream literally and wanted to sacrifice his son. But, according to the tradition, Allah, the Almighty, sent his angels and asked him to sacrifice an animal instead of his son.