Eid al-Fitr in pictures

Muslims around the world are celebrating Eid al-fitr, marking the end of Ramadan, the Muslim calendar's ninth and holiest month.

  • Indian Muslims take part in Eid al-Fitr prayers at Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)

  • Indian Muslims offer Eid al-Fitr prayer at the Nakhoda Mosque in Kolkata. AFP PHOTO/Dibyangshu SARKAR

  • A Muslim boy is seen during the prayer session to celebrate Eid al-Fitr at the Santa Maria La Antigua University car park in Panama City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

  • A Palestinian boy sells balloons in preparation for the Eid al-Fitr festival in the West Bank city of Ramallah. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)

  • An Indian Muslim boy leans to rub noses with a girl as they are both dressed up for Eid al-Fitr prayers at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)

  • A boy plays with his toy gun near two men hugging after Eid al-Fitr prayers in Benghazi, Libya. REUTERS/Esam Al-Fetori

  • Nigerian girls sporting new sunglasses, attend Eid al-Fitr prayers at the Obalende prayer ground in Lagos, Nigeria. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)

  • Afghan refugee boys wear masks as they celebrate the first day of the Eid al-Fitr festival in a slum area on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan. (AP Photo/Nathalie Bardou)

  • A balloon seller takes a nap in front of the closed shops on the occasion of Eid-al-Fitr in the old quarters of Delhi. REUTERS/Mansi Thapliyal

  • Bangladeshi Muslims offer Eid al-Fitr prayers at the National Mosque of Bangladesh, Baitul Mukarram in Dhaka. AFP PHOTO/Munir uz ZAMAN

  • A Palestinian visits his family member's grave as part of tradition during the first day of Eid al-Fitr. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

  • An Indian Muslim boy offers Eid al-Fitr prayer in Gauhati, India. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)

  • A latecomer climbs into the prayer hall of a crowded mosque for Eid al-Fitr mass prayers at Kashmiri Takiya Jame mosque in Kathmandu. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

  • A Pakistani girl gets her hands painted with henna in preparation for the upcoming Eid al-Fitr festival, in Karachi, Pakistan. (AP Photo/Fareed Khan)

  • A Nepalese boy looks out from a window of a mosque in Katmandu. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)

  • A boy drinks milk beside his mother during a prayer session to celebrate Eid al-Fitr at Manila's Luneta Park. REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo

  • A Palestinian youth slips through an opening in Jerusalem's Old City wall after prayer on the first day of Eid al-Fitr. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

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