WEB DESK: Muslims around the world have been celebrating Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan.The festival ends weeks of fasting, and is one of the most important events in the Muslim calendar.
Indian Muslims gather at a market ahead of Eid al-Fitr in the old city section of Hyderabad.
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A police officer stands among Muslims praying outside the central mosque in Moscow.
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People climb to board an overcrowded passenger train as they travel home to celebrate Eid al-Fitr festival, which marks the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan, at a railway station in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
A Syrian child prepares traditional sweets during Eid al-Fitr at a pastry shop in the rebel-held town of Saqba, on the eastern outskirts of the capital Damascus.
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Muslims gather to offer prayers at the central mosque in Moscow during celebrations for Eid al-Fitr.
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A boy plays with a green balloon ahead of the Eid al-Fitr holiday marking the end of Ramadan in the rebel held besieged town of Hamouriyeh, eastern Ghouta in Damascus, Syria.
Kashmiri Muslims shop ahead of Eid al-Fitr in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir.
A man arranges fabric at a store in Satwa ahead of Eid al-Fitr celebrations in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
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These Pakistani women in Islamabad prepared by decorating their hands with traditional henna
People shop for festive goodies in preparation for Eid al-Fitr in Kabul, Afghanistan July 4, 2016.
A child attends Eid al-Fitr prayers to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, Indonesia July 6, 2016.