Eidul-Adha 2011

A Muslim family arrives to watch the sacrifice ceremony during Eidul-Adha Festival in Selangor, Malaysia. Eid al-Adha is celebrated annually on the 10th day of the 12th and the last Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah (ذو الحجة) of the lunar Islamic calendar.Eid al-Adha celebrations start after the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia by Muslims worldwide

Kids playing around the cow to be sacrificed during Eidul-Adha Festival in Selangor, Malaysia. Eid al-Adha is celebrated annually on the 10th day of the 12th and the last Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah (ذو الحجة) of the lunar Islamic calendar.Eid al-Adha celebrations start after the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia by Muslims worldwide

A little Muslim girl dressed up for Eidul-Adha Festival in Selangor, Malaysia.Eid al-Adha is celebrated annually on the 10th day of the 12th and the last Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah (ذو الحجة) of the lunar Islamic calendar.Eid al-Adha celebrations start after the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia by Muslims worldwide

Onlookers gather around a cow that has been slaughtered during Eidul-Adha Festival in Selangor, Malaysia. Eid al-Adha is celebrated annually on the 10th day of the 12th and the last Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah (ذو الحجة) of the lunar Islamic calendar.Eid al-Adha celebrations start after the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia by Muslims worldwide

Men remove skin from slaughtered cow during Eidul Adha Festival in Selangor, Malaysia. Eid al-Adha is celebrated annually on the 10th day of the 12th and the last Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah (ذو الحجة) of the lunar Islamic calendar.Eid al-Adha celebrations start after the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia by Muslims worldwide

Volunteers carry meat portion to be distributed at a nearby mosque during Eidul Adha Festival in Selangor, Malaysia. Eid al-Adha is celebrated annually on the 10th day of the 12th and the last Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah (ذو الحجة) of the lunar Islamic calendar.Eid al-Adha celebrations start after the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia by Muslims worldwide

Volunteers prepare meat to be distributed to nearby Muslim community during Eidul Adha Festival in Selangor, Malaysia. Eid al-Adha is celebrated annually on the 10th day of the 12th and the last Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah (ذو الحجة) of the lunar Islamic calendar.Eid al-Adha celebrations start after the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia by Muslims worldwide

A man takes a bag of meat for himself during Eidul Adha Festival in Selangor, Malaysia. It is a custom to distribute the slaughtered meat to as many Muslim as possible as an act of togetherness and sharing spirit. Eid al-Adha is celebrated annually on the 10th day of the 12th and the last Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah (ذو الحجة) of the lunar Islamic calendar.Eid al-Adha celebrations start after the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia by Muslims worldwide

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Kuala Lumpur


KL Tower is seen covered by haze on May 17 2011. A combination of large numbers of land-clearing fires and scorching weather, which sparks brush fires, has seen the number of hot spots in Sumatra go up in recent weeks. The effects of the heat and haze are being felt acutely in the Klang Valley, including Kuala Lumpur, driving many Malaysians as well as tourists indoors

Haze-swathed skyline of the Malaysian capital is seen on May 18 2011.A combination of large numbers of land-clearing fires and scorching weather, which sparks brush fires, has seen the number of hot spots in Sumatra go up in recent weeks. The effects of the heat and haze are being felt acutely in the Klang Valley, including Kuala Lumpur, driving many Malaysians as well as tourists indoors

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Bantah Bible Melayu

Muslims gather in front of National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur 15th April 2011 to protest the distribution of Bible using Malay language in Malaysia

Aminuddin Yahaya, Deputy President of Malaysian Muslim Solidarity, speaks to the crowd during a gathering in front of National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur 15th April 2011. About 100 muslims gather to protest the distribution of Bible using Malay language in Malaysia

A protestor holds up a placard during a mass gathering in front of National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur 15th April 2011.About 100 muslims gather to protest the distribution of Bible using Malay language in Malaysia

Sign reads “Islam is the Religion of the Country” is displayed during a mass gathering in front of National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur 15th April 2011.About 100 muslims gather to protest the distribution of Bible using Malay language in Malaysia

Dr. Yusri Mohamad, representative of PEMBELA, speaks to the press during a mass gathering in front of National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur 15th April 2011.About 100 muslims gather to protest the distribution of Bible using Malay language in Malaysia

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Hindraf

Members of Malaysia’s Hindu Rights Action Force (HINDRAF) hold posters during a rally against racism in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011

Supporters of the Malaysia’s Hindu Rights Action Force (HINDRAF) chant slogans during a protest in Kuala Lumpur February 27, 2011. Several hundreds minority ethnic Indians protested on Sunday against alleged discrimination against the community by the government

Members of Malaysia’s Hindu Rights Action Force (HINDRAF) shout slogans during a rally against racism in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011

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Birding

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