Muslims of Brooklyn celebrate Eid al-Adha

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Muslims across the world and in Brooklyn celebrated the holiday of Eid al-Adhaon Friday.

Some 3,000 men turned out to a mosque in Brighton Beach for prayer services this morning for the holiday, which Muslims say is a time to reflect on giving, family and friends.

The Muslim community says the holiday is even more exciting this year because they have a brand new building to worship in.

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