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Muslim Holiday Eid Keeps Texas Butcher Busy

NPR.com, by Shomial Ahmad, December 22, 2007 – The four-day Muslim holiday Eid ul Adha comes to an end. The holiday begins after the completion of Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca. This Eid is the busiest time of year for an unlikely business: a North Texas butcher shop.

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Today marks the end of Eid ul-Adha, a four-day Muslim holiday. It’s one of the two Eids in a Muslim calendar.

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