Ramazan around the world in pictures

More than 1.5 billion Muslims around the world are marking the holy month of Ramazan


Web Desk June 20, 2015
PHOTO: REUTERS

More than 1.5 billion Muslims around the world are marking the holy month of Ramazan.

Here are some pictures from around the world from the first day of Ramazan.



A man touches an ornament engraved with the verses of Quran in Srinagar. PHOTO: REUTERS

 



A man prays at a mosque in Lahore. PHOTO: EUROPEAN PRESS PHOTO AGENCY

 



People pray at Wazir Khan mosque in Lahore. PHOTO: AFP

 



People pray at the Pattani Central Mosque in Thailand. PHOTO: AFP

 



People pray at Wazir Khan mosque in Lahore. PHOTO: AFP



A Palestinian woman prays in front of the Dome of the Rock.  PHOTO: REUTERS

 



People pray on a street in Karachi. PHOTO: AFP

 



People attend Friday prayers in the courtyard of a housing estate next to the small BBC community centre and mosque (R) in east London, Britain. PHOTO: REUTERS

 



A volunteer carries food trays for others before breaking fast at Memon Mosque in Karachi. PHOTO: REUTERS

 



Labourers sit on push carts while breaking fast along a road in Karachi. PHOTO: REUTERS

 



People eat their Iftar at the Jama Masjid (Grand Mosque) in the old quarters of Delhi. PHOTO: REUTERS

 



Turkish people break their fasting on June 18, 2015 next to the Hagia Sofia square in Istanbul during the first day of the holy month of Ramazan. PHOTO: AFP

 



Bangladeshi street vendors prepare Iftar food for breaking the daytime fast on the first day of Ramazan. PHOTO: AFP

 



Devotees ready to break their fast during the holy month of Ramadan on June 19, 2015 in the Omani capital Muscat. PHOTO: AFP

 



A photo taken on June 19, 2015 shows the Turkish Nizamiye Masjid Mosque in Midrand, Johannesburg. PHOTO: AFP

 



Thousands of Turkish people break their fasting on June 18, 2015 at the Blue Mosque square in Istanbul, during the first day of the holy month of Ramazan. PHOTO: AFP

 



Kashmiri children run after offering prayers during the first day of the holy month of Ramadan at the Shah-i-Hamdaan shrine in downtown Srinagar on June 19, 2015. PHOTO: AFP

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