Eid Al-Fitr around the world 2013

Muslims around the world celebrated the first day of Eid Al-Fitr on the 8th of August, 2013 after fasting in Ramadan. These pictures are taken from different places around the world based on http://www.euronews.com and http://www.huffingtonpost.com

606x392_ramadan-fitr-meccaEid al-Fitr. Mecca, Saudi Arabia

606x399_ramadan-fitr-mecca-kaabaEid al-Fitr. Mecca, Saudi Arabia

606x404_ramadan-fitr-Palestinian-territories-jerusalem-qudsEid al-Fitr. Jerusalem.

606x404_ramadan-fitr-Palestinian-territories-jerusalem-quds-02Eid al-Fitr. Jerusalem.

eid-asiaEid al-Fitr. Jerusalem.

slide_311956_2781861_freePalestinian women read from the Quran, Islam’s holy book, as they sit at the grave of a relative, as a part of tradition during the first day of Eid al-Fitr which marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in the West Bank city of Jenin, Thursday, Aug, 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Mohammed Ballas)

slide_312155_2784843_freeA Palestinian woman enjoys on a swing during the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday in Tel Aviv, Israel, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. The three-day holiday marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. One of the most important holidays in the Muslim world, Eid al-Fitr, is marked with prayers, family reunions and other festivities. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

slide_312155_2782706_freePigeons fly outside the Shah-e Doh Shamshira mosque as Afghans head for morning prayers on Eid-al-Fitr in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, August, 8, 2013. Eid al-Adha is a religious festival celebrated by Muslims worldwide at the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. (AP Photo/Ahmad Nazar)

slide_312155_2784842_freeChildren attend the the Eid al-Fitr dawn prayers marking the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan, in Panama City, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, during which Muslims all over the world fast from sunrise to sunset. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco)

606x404_ramadan-fitr-russia-moscow-02Eid al-Fitr. Moscow, Russia

606x404_ramadan-fitr-FYR-macedonia-skopjeEid al-Fitr. Skopje, FYR Macedonia

606x321_ramadan-fitr-mecca-albania-tiranaEid al-Fitr. Tirana, Albania

606x359_ramadan-fitr-somaliaEid al-Fitr. Mogadishu, Somalia

slide_312155_2784826_freeMen pray during the Eid ul Fitr prayer service and celebration at the Reliant Center on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in Houston. (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Mayra Beltran) MANDATORY CREDIT

slide_312155_2782669_freeA child runs between lines of Muslim men during Eid al-Fitr prayers in Bucharest, Romania, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. Muslim men and women 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 month of Ramadan, during which Muslims all over the world fast from sunrise to sunset. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

slide_312155_2782698_freeBosnian Muslims attend the Eid al-Fitr prayers at the Dzindic wooden mosque in Tuzla, 140 kms north of Sarajevo, Bosnia, Thursday, Aug 8, 2013. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of holy month of Ramadan during which Muslims all over the world fast from sun rise to sun set. (AP Photo/Amel Emric)

slide_312155_2784839_freeA Muslim girl has her face decorated as Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr in Valby, Copenhagen, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, during which Muslims all over the world fast from sunrise to sunset. (AP Photo/POLFOTO, Joachim Adrian) DENMARK OUT

slide_312155_2784838_freeNigeria Muslim women and girls attend Eid al-Fitr prayers at Ramat square in Maiduguri, Nigeria, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. Nigerians in the birthplace of an Islamic uprising gripping the northeast Thursday celebrated the Muslim holy day of Eid al-Fitr with devout prayers and a joyful show of adulation for their king that attracted more than 10,000 people.” (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)

slide_312155_2784832_freePakistan girls show their hands painted with henna ahead of the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday in Karachi, Pakistan on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. Pakistani Muslims will start celebrating the Eid al-Fitr holiday Friday that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. (AP Photo/Fareed Khan)

slide_312155_2782732_freeDENPASAR, BALI, INDONESIA – AUGUST 08: Muslims pray during mass to celebrate Eid-ul Fitr on August 8, 2013 in Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia. The two-day holiday, Eid ul-Fitr, marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic month of fasting and begins after the sighting of a new crescent moon. (Photo by Putu Sayoga/Getty Images)

slide_312155_2782673_freeTunisian women pray near the Zitouna mosque for the Eid al-Fitr prayer, Thursday, Aug.8, 2013 in Tunis. The prayer is taking place at the so-called “Departure Sit-in” on the Bardo square, where people demand the resignation of the ruling moderate islamic Ennahda Party. Tunisians ousted their longtime dictator in January 2011, touching off the Arab Spring uprisings. (AP Photo/Hassene Dridi)

slide_312155_2782716_freeSaudi women arrive to attend the morning Eid al-Fitr prayer at Turki bin Abdullah grand mosque in Riyadh, on August 8, 2013. Muslims worldwide observe the Eid al-Fitr prayer to mark the end of the fasting month of Ramadan and the beginning of the new month of blessing Shawwal 1434 Hijriah. AFP PHOTO/FAYEZ NURELDINE (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

slide_312155_2782668_freeSara, 4 years-old reacts before Eid al-Fitr prayers in Bucharest, Romania, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. Muslim men and women 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 month of Ramadan, during which Muslims all over the world fast from sunrise to sunset. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

slide_312155_2782677_freeEgyptian children play at a carnival built by supporters of Egypt’s ousted President Mohammed Morsi to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday, marking the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan that is traditionally celebrated with special cookies, presents and new clothes outside Rabaah al-Adawiya mosque, where protesters have installed a camp and hold daily rallies at Nasr City in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2013. This year’s holiday of Eid al-Fitr was overshadowed by the deep divisions in Egypt, with the interim government planning to celebrate the festival with outdoor prayers in town center squares and Morsi’s supporters marking the holiday with their own protest gatherings, including the two major sit-ins by the Islamists in Cairo. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

slide_312155_2782675_freeEgyptian children play in a carnival built by supporters of Egypt’s ousted President Mohammed Morsi to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday, marking the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan that is traditionally celebrated with special cookies, presents and new clothes outside Rabaah al-Adawiya mosque, where protesters have installed a camp and hold daily rallies at Nasr City in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2013. This year’s holiday of Eid al-Fitr is overshadowed by the deep divisions in Egypt, with the interim government planning to celebrate the festival with outdoor prayers in town center squares and Morsi’s supporters marking the holiday with their own protest gatherings, including the two major sit-ins by the Islamists in Cairo. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

slide_312155_2782676_freeSupporters of Egypt’s ousted President Mohammed Morsi celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday, marking the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan that is traditionally celebrated with special cookies, presents and new clothes outside Rabaah al-Adawiya mosque, where protesters have installed a camp and hold daily rallies at Nasr City in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2013. This year’s holiday of Eid al-Fitr is overshadowed by the deep divisions in Egypt, with the interim government planning to celebrate the festival with outdoor prayers in town center squares and Morsi’s supporters marking the holiday with their own protest gatherings, including the two major sit-ins by the Islamists in Cairo. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

slide_312155_2782702_freeA baloon vendor waits for customer as Muslim women attend the Eid al-Fitr morning prayer that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan on Parangkusumo beach in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. Muslims have begun celebrating their holiest holiday with solemn sunrise prayers despite concerns over violence looming in parts of Asia and elsewhere. (AP Photo/Gembong Nusantara)

slide_312155_2782714_freeBangladeshi Muslims travel on the roof of a train to head home ahead of Eid al-Fitr as others wait at a railway station in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. Hundreds of thousands of people working in Dhaka to make a living return home to spend time with their family during Eid al-Fitr. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)

A Muslim girl walks with her mother Kochi, India: A mother takes her daughter to Eid al-Fitr prayers in Kerala state

slide_312155_2782709_freeA Muslim child eats biscuit after attending an Eid al-Fitr morning prayer session at the Niujie Mosque in Beijing, China Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. Muslims in China celebrate the Eid al-Fitr that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

slide_312155_2782683_freeAfghans celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday that marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan In Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013.  (AP Photo/Ahmad Jamshid)

slide_312155_2782685_freeAfghans celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday that marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan In Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Ahmad Jamshid)

slide_312155_2782689_freeIraqi Sunni Muslims exchange greetings after Eid prayers outside Abu Hanifa mosque at the first day of Eid al-Fitr prayers in the Azamiyah area of north Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. The three-day Eid al-Fitr holiday marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. The three-day Eid al-Fitr holiday marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. Millions of Muslims began celebrating the end of the fasting month of Ramadan on Thursday with morning prayers followed by savory high-calorie feasts to mark the holiday, amid concerns over violence. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim)

slide_312155_2782715_freeYemenis exchange greetings after Eid al-Fitr prayers that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan on the first day of Eid al-Fitr in Sanaa, Yemen, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

606x402_ramadan-fitr-mecca-syrian-refugees-turkey-02Eid al-Fitr. Syrian refugees in Turkey

slide_312155_2782690_freeFilipino women Muslims play as they celebrate Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan, at Manila’s Rizal Park, Philippines Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

slide_311956_2781905_freeSURABAYA, INDONESIA – AUGUST 08: Sellers prepare ketupat as special Eid al-Fitr dishes on August 8, 2013 in Surabaya, Indonesia. Muslims worldwide observe the Eid al-Fitr prayer to mark the end of Ramadan and the beginning of the new month of blessing Shawwal 1434 Hijriah. (Photo by Robertus Pudyanto/Getty Images)

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