[PHOTOS] Eid Celebrations Around the World

Muslims celebrate Eid, following a month-long fast of Ramadan. Here are some photos of Eid celebrations from around the world.



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On the way to the Eid prayer. Cairo, Egypt.

Photographer: Awatef Salah Abd El Aal. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Over 100,000 Muslims gathered for the Eid prayer at the Taj Mahal. Agra, India.

Photographer: Talal A. Elshafei. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Dessert Preparation (Sholeh Zard). Iran.

Photographer: Meisam Amani. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Girls in Gaza, Palestine.

Photographer: Asmaa Motaz ELkhaldi. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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A girl gets a henna design on her hand in preparation for Eid. Charlotte, North Carolina.

Photographer: Aisha Anwar. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Eid prayer at Hamdard University. New Delhi, India.

Photographer: Mahmoud Al-Rawi. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Kashmir.

Photographer: Adil Farooq Reshi. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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A boy smiles as he sits on top of his father's shoulder. Jama Mosque, Old Delhi, India.

Photographer: Sourav Karmakar. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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9-year-old Nurjaan is filled with much excitement and poses for a photo with dad before heading for Eid prayer. California, USA.

Photographer: Tawfeeq Martin. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Eid prayer at Sunda Kelapa Harbour, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Photographer: Tan Nono Rahardian. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Children await the start of Eid prayer. Kuwait.

Photographer: Samar Qashou. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Congregants awaiting the start of Eid prayer. Ghardaia, Algeria.

Photographer: Fersous Youcef. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Eid prayer in Jerusalem, Palestine.

Photographer: Mahmoud Illean. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Az Zawiyah, Libya.

Photographer: Ahmad Alwaheshi. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Tripoli, Libya.

Photographer: Al Motasem Bellah Dhawi. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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People sitting in a public square waiting for the start of Eid prayer. Cité Riadh, Sousse, Tunisia.

Photographer: Mohamed Ben Dhaou. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Thousands of Indonesians praying at Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Mosque, Palembang, South Sumatera Region, Jakarta.

Photographer: Isra Triansyah. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Women praying on Eid. Ciputat, Tangerang, Indonesia.

Photographer: Etha Sulistiawaty N. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Multitudes of people are seen through the gates of the Faculty of Engineering's sports field where they will participate in Eid prayer. Alexandria, Egypt.

Photographer: Hoda Eissa. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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A family departs after attending Eid prayer at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Photographer: Fransiskus Parulian Simbolon. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Eid prayer in one of the neighborhoods of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Photographer: Yazeed Abdalaziz Alduwihe. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Thousands of Muslims perform Eid prayer at the Great Mosque of Central Java, Semarang, Indonesia.

Photographer: Aditya Pradana Putra. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Shaking hands and congratulating each other after Eid prayer. Tripoli, Libya.

Photographer: Al Motasem Bellah Dhawi. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Dervish. Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Photographer: Vidhyaa. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Orphans playing football amid fast at a Srinagar, Kashmir on orphanage in fasting month of Ramadan.

Photographer: Maqsood Bhat. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Devotees attend Jumatul Wida, the last Friday prayer in the holy month of Ramadan at the National Mosque in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Photographer: Abir Abdullah. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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The young members of "Azizija" islamic choir in Orašje waiting to perform. "Sultan Aziz" mosque, Orašje, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Photographer: Almir Alic. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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A parent busy preparing their child for Eid. Perak, Malaysia.

Photographer: Zairol Akmar Huri. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Night time at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Photographer: Mario Cardenas. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Two boy scouts help an elderly woman carry her luggage off a train. Pasar Turi Train Station, Surabaya, Indonesia.

Photographer: Robertus Pudyanto. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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A young boy sits atop his father's shoulders in Jerusalem's old market. Jerusalem, Palestine.

Photographer: Maa'n Alian. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Young orphaned boys smile for the camera. Abqaiq Park, Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia.

Photographer: Louie Onofre Elias. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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A child deep in prayer. Jakarta, Indonesia.

Photographer: Ira Febriana Sari. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Children displaying acrobatic skills. Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia.

Photographer: Lggoy El Fitra. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Two boys smile for the camera. Kashmir.

Photographer: Sajad Rafiq. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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A man keeping his son close while looking at a vegetable vendor. Srinager Kashmir.

Photographer: Arif Qayoom . Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Waiting outside a masjid waiting to receive charity. Mangalore, India

Photographer: Ahmed Anwar. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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Two young boys at a demonstration taking place in Bradford to raise awareness of the attrocities being suffered by muslims in Burma. Bradford, England.

Photographer: Naveed Butt. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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A boy has his eyes smeared with traditional Kohl eyeliner. Hyderabad,India.

Photographer: Rajesh Pamnani. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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People gathering at a bazar. Bangladesh.

Photographer: Kaisar Ahamed. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012
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A man reads the world's largest Quran in Al-Ihsaniyah Islamic Boarding School. Palembang, Indonesia.

Photographer: Photographer: Muhammad Hatta. Copyright ©StudioBasel, IRPC 2012