During Eid al-Adha, families gather to slaughter a lamb. This animal is divided into three pieces: one is for self-consumption, a second part is given to family members, and the last one is for the people in need.
This Festival is celebrated with joy as thousands of people go to the markets to buy new clothes and food.
This year, however, was different. The "Festival of Sacrifice" was limited by strict health restrictions to contain the COVID-19 spread in the country.
Although the ritual sacrifice was maintained, the Palestinian National Authority ordered a curfew in the West Bank to avoid crowds.
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