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Muslims Perform Symbolic Stoning of Devil During Hajj Pilgrimage

Nearly two million Muslims performed the final rites of the Islamic Hajj pilgrimage, the symbolic stoning of the devil, in Saudi Arabia, as faithful worldwide marked the start of the Eid al-Adha holiday.   The rite takes place in the Saudi valley area of Mina, where pilgrims made their way toward the massive multi-story Jamarat Complexto and cast pebbles at three large columns where Muslims believe the devil tried to talk the Prophet Ibrahim out of submitting to God's...

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