PHOTO GALLERY: Worshippers fill historic mosque courtyard to start Eid Al-Adha

Amr Ibn Al-Aas historic mosque in Misr El-Qadima in southern Cairo
Women and girls join public prayers at mosque
Eid prayers - Amr Ibn Al Aas - 2012
Children celebrate Eid Al-Adha after prayers
Children perform the Eid prayers with families
Amr Ibn Al-Aas mosque was built in 672 AD
A sheep on its way to the slaughterhouse
The final moments
Children in new attires celebrating Eid
Eid El-Adha - 2012 - Cairo
Women and children prepare for prayers
Child examines Eid gift
Banners: Local professionals congratulate Muslims on Eid
Worshippers wait for start of prayers
Cairo - Eid prayers - 2012
Eid prayers - Amr Ibn Al Aas - 2012
Eid prayers - Amr Ibn Al Aas - 2012

All Photos by Mai Shaheen