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Photo Essays: Celebrations Of Eid Al-Fitr Around The World

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Ramadan At Zaatari Refugee Camp, In Jordan
[caption id="attachment_85430" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo: AP/Muhammed Muheisen)[/caption] A Syrian man and his daughter ride a bicycle while celebrating the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Zaatari refugee camp, in Mafraq, Jordan.
Eid al-Fitr Celebration In Bucharest, Romania
[caption id="attachment_85431" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo: AP/Vadim Ghirda)[/caption] A Muslim girl arrives for Eid al-Fitr prayers in Bucharest, Romani. Members of the Romania Muslim community joined prayers at the Dinamo stadium in the Romanian capital, in the largest Muslim public gathering of the year. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. Eid al-Fitr Celebration In Jakarta, Indonesia [caption id="attachment_85432" align="aligncenter" width="700"] ( Photo: AP/Dita Alangkara)[/caption] An Indonesian woman adjusts her veil during an Eid al-Fitr prayer marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, Indonesia. Eid al-Fitr Celebration In Egypt [caption id="attachment_85433" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo: AP/Amr Nabil)[/caption] Egyptians celebrate Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan in Cairo, Egypt. Eid al-Fitr Celebration In Malaysia [caption id="attachment_85434" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo: AP/Joshua Paul)[/caption] A Malaysian Islamic authority performing the “Rukyah Hilal Syawal,” the sighting of the new moon to determine the Eid Al-Fitr celebrations, is silhouetted against an early evening sky in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, which also marks the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan. Eid al-Fitr Celebration In Pakistan [caption id="attachment_85435" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo: AP/B.K. Bangash)[/caption] A Pakistani boy yawns as people offer prayers on Jumatul Wida, on the last day of fasting holy month of Ramadan ahead of Eid al-Fitr celebrations in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. ALSO READ: Eid Mubarak: 6 Dishes For This Eid-Ul-Fitr From Kashmir to Kerala
Ramadan At Zaatari Refugee Camp, In Jordan
 
( Photo: AP/Muhammed Muheisen)
A Syrian girl plays on a swing while she and other children celebrate the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Zaatari refugee camp, in Mafraq, Jordan.
Eid al-Fitr Celebration In Philippines
(Photo: AP/Bullit Marquez) A family of Filipino Muslims eat their breakfast after attending prayers at Manila’s Rizal Park to mark the end of the Holy month of Ramadan known as Eid al-Fitr  in Manila, Philippines. Muslims all over the world mark the celebration of Eid with prayers, festivities and family reunions.
Eid al-Fitr Celebration In Russia
(Photo: AP/Dmitry Lovetsky) A policeman stands guard as Muslims take part in Eid al-Fitr prayers at a mosque in St. Petersburg, Russia. Millions of Muslims across the world are celebrating the Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the month-long fast of Ramadan.
Eid al-Fitr Celebration In Israel
(Photo: AP/Ariel Schalit) A boy is covered in sand on the beach at the coast of the Mediterranean Sea during the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday as the sun sets in Tel Aviv, Israel. The three-day holiday marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. Sun Sets Behind The Minaret Of A Mosque In The West Bank City Of Ramallah [caption id="attachment_85442" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo: AP/Nasser Nasser)[/caption] The sun sets behind the minaret of a mosque, marking the end of the last fasting day of the Islam’s holy month of Ramadan and moving into the eve of Eid al-Fitr, the feast that follows, in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Millions of Muslims across the world will celebrate on Friday Eid al-Fitr, the feast that marks the end of Ramadan, that was declared in most of the Muslim world.
Eid Al-Fitr Celebrations In Rawalpindi, Pakistan
[caption id="attachment_85443" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/B.K. Bangash)[/caption] People offer prayers on Jumatul Wida, the last day of fasting holy month of Ramadan ahead of Eid al-Fitr celebrations in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. ALSO READ: Salman Khan’s Special Gift For ‘Raees’ Shah Rukh On Eid
End Of The Holy Fasting Month Of Ramadan
[caption id="attachment_85444" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/Ariel Schalit)[/caption] Children climb at a playground next to the Mediterranean Sea during the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday as the sun sets in Tel Aviv, Israel.The three-day holiday marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.
Enjoying The Eid Al-Fitr Holidays
[caption id="attachment_85445" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/Muhammed Muheisen)[/caption] Syrian refugee Heba Ahmad, 7, pauses while playing on a swing with other children on the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Zaatari refugee camp, in Mafraq, Jordan.
Malaysian Muslim Leaving The Mosque On The First Day Of Eid Al-Fitr In Malaysia
[caption id="attachment_85446" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/Joshua Paul)[/caption] A Malaysian Muslim is silhouetted as he leaves the mosque on the first day of Eid Al-Fitr in Putrajaya, Malaysia. The Eid al-Fitr celebrations marks the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan.
Celebrating The First Day Of Eid al-Fitr In Gaza
[caption id="attachment_85447" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/PhotoKhalil Hamra)[/caption] Palestinians Sajeda Areir, 8, left, her sister Farah,7, center, and their brother Mohammed pose for a photograph as they dressed up to celebrate the first day of Eid al-Fitr in the Shijaiyeh neighborhood of Gaza City.
Muslim Women Attend Eid Al-Fitr Prayers
[caption id="attachment_85448" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/Khalil Hamra)[/caption] Palestinian Muslim women attend the Eid al-Fitr prayers to mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan in Gaza City. ALSO READ: Eid Mubarak: Tempting Street Treats At Chandni Chowk
Ramadan At Zaatari Refugee Camp In Jordan
[caption id="attachment_85449" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/Muhammed Muheisen)[/caption] Syrian refugee children dressed in new clothes hold the hands of their grandmother while walking back to their shelter on the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Zaatari refugee camp, in Mafraq, Jordan.
Eid Al-Fitr Prayers In Bucharest, Romania
[caption id="attachment_85450" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/Vadim Ghirda)[/caption] People watch from the emergency hospital building as Muslims attend Eid al-Fitr prayers in Bucharest, Romania. Members of Romania’s Muslim community joined prayers at the Dinamo stadium in the Romanian capital, in the largest Muslim public gathering of the year. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.
End Of The Holy Fasting Month Of Ramadan At Sunda Kelapa port
[caption id="attachment_85451" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/Dita Alangkara)[/caption] A balloon of Russian cartoon character “Masha” peeks through Muslim women performing an Eid al-Fitr prayer to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Muslim Family Arrives For The Eid Al-Fitr Prayers In Bucharest
[caption id="attachment_85452" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/Vadim Ghirda)[/caption] A Muslim family arrives for the Eid al-Fitr prayers in Bucharest, Romania. Members of the Romania Muslim community joined prayers at the Dinamo stadium in the Romanian capital, in the largest Muslim public gathering of the year. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.
Muslim Family Takes A Selfie Portrait, Nigeria
[caption id="attachment_85453" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/Sunday Alamba)[/caption] A Nigeria Muslim family takes a selfie portrait before Eid al-Fitr prayer, marking the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan in Lagos, Nigeria.
Eid Al-Fitr Celebrations in Herat, Afghanistan
[caption id="attachment_85454" align="aligncenter" width="700"] (Photo AP/Hoshang Hashimi)[/caption] An Afghan vendor prepares sweets to be displayed for sale for the upcoming Eid Al-Fitr celebrations, in Herat, Afghanistan.