Video: Children enjoy Eid al-Adha

Children across Calderdale have enjoyed receiving gifts and money during the Islamic festival of Eid al-Adha.

In homes across the region men, women and children dressed in bright colours and feasted on traditional food with family members in celebration of the Festival of Sacrifice.

Children celebrate Eid al-Adha

Children celebrate Eid al-Adha

In the video, eight-year-old Armaan Jahangir tells the Courier what he did to celebrate Eid al-Adha, today and shares the religious story of the Festival of Sacrifice.

Armaan celebrated with his cousins at his family’s Lister Lane, Halifax, home.