Muslims around the world are celebrating
Eid-al-Fitr, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. It is a time of feasts and fun, presents and parties. Families spend time together over Eid, exchanging gifts and sharing meals.
IBTimesUK presents photos of Muslims all over the globe marking the start of the three-day festival. A Palestinian Muslim girl attends the Eid al-Fitr prayer, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, in Gaza City's eastern suburb of Al-Shejaiya Mahmud Hams/AFP Muslim women attend Eid al-Fitr prayers at Parangkusumo beach in Yogyakarta, Indonesia Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images Young Muslims take part in a prayer during a celebration of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan at the, Sultan Mehmet Fatih mosque in Pristina, Kosovo Armend Nimani/AFP People cram on to a train as they try to get home for Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of Ramadan, in Dhaka, Bangladesh Munir uz-Zaman/AFP A Malaysian Islamic authority official sets up his theodolite to perform the sighting of the new moon to determine the start of Eid in Kuala Lumpur Manan Vatsyayana/AFP A woman lays a rose on the grave of her relatives on Eid al-Fitr in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Olivia Harris/Reuters Chinese Muslims attend an outdoor Eid prayer session in Datong county, Qinghai province Simon Zo/Reuters Russian Interior Ministry members stand guard as Muslims attend Eid al-Fitr morning prayers in Moscow Sergei Karpukhin/Reuters Albanian Muslims take part in Eid al-Fitr prayers on the main boulevard in Tirana AFP A child sleeps as people attend Eid morning prayers in Yevpatoriya, Crimea Pavel Rebrov/Reuters Palestinian boys pose for a photograph on the first day of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr near the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem's Old City Ammar Awad/Reuters An Imam addresses believers in the Merkez Buyuk Cami mosque in Dortmund, Germany Ina Fassbender/Reuters An Indonesian Muslim man twirls fire during a parade ahead of Eid al-Fitr celebrations in Yogyakarta Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images Fire breathers performs to celebrate Eid al-Fitr in Yogyakarta, Indonesia Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images Muslim children offer their morning prayers beside their father at a park in Tondo, metro Manila, Philippines Romeo Ranoco/Reuters Filipino Muslims leave after attending Eid al-Fitr prayers at the Pink Mosque in Datu Saudi Ampatuan town, Maguindanao province Marconi Navales/Reuters A member of security forces loyal to Hamas stands guard as Palestinians perform morning prayers in the east of Gaza City Ibraheem Abu Mustafa/Reuters A ferry boatman transports a group of Muslims at the Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, Indonesia Ed Wray/Getty Images Beauticians apply henna designs to customers ahead of the Eid al-Fitr holiday which marks the end of Ramadan, at a beauty salon in Karachi, Pakistan Asif Hassan/AFP