In Pictures: Muslims around the world celebrate Hari Raya Aidilfitri

Millions of Muslims across the world on Friday celebrated Aidilfitri which marks the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. Hari Raya Aidilfitri is celebrated after the last break fast of the month. It also marks the start of a new month, Syawal.

 

Here are some pictures  from around the world.


Muslims in Singapore gather at an open field at Woodlands Street 13 for morning prayers on Hari Raya Puasa. This is the eighth year that An-Nur mosque has organised a prayer session in public area. ST PHOTO: SEAH KWANG PENG


Muslims make their way to attend Eid-al Fitr prayers marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in the sand dunes at Parangkusumo, near Yogyakarta, Indonesia. PHOTO: REUTERS


Filipino Muslims leave after attending the morning prayers of Eid al-Fitr holiday, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan, at the Pink Mosque in Datu Saudi Ampatuan town, Maguindanao province in southern Philippines. PHOTO: REUTERS


An Indonesian mother prays while her son plays with a balloon during morning prayers for Eid al-Fitr celebrations at the Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta. PHOTO: AFP


Muslims mark the start of Eid al-Fitr by eating at a restaurant after attending prayers at the nearby Golden Mosque in Manila. PHOTO: AFP 


Rohingya and Bangladeshi migrants greet each other after morning prayers celebrating Eid al-Fitr at a confinement camp for the migrants in Langsa, located in Indonesia's Aceh province. PHOTO: AFP


Thai Muslim villagers donate money to children during the first day of Eid al-Fitr celebrations in Thailand's southern province of Narathiwat. PHOTO: AFP


Muslims attend a massive prayer session next to crop fields near a mosque during Eid al-Fitr in Datong county, Qinghai province, China. PHOTO: REUTERS


A family recite prayers at the grave of their father and grandfather on Eid Al-Fitr in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. PHOTO: REUTERS


Children ride camels after a grand Eid al-Fitr prayer at the Lekamba mosque in western Sydney, Australia. PHOTO: AFP


Interior Ministry members stand guard as Muslims attend the morning prayers of Eid al-Fitr holiday, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan, in Moscow, Russia. PHOTO: REUTERS


Young Kosovo Muslims take part in a prayer during a celebration of Eid al-Fitr marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan at the Sulltan Mehmet Fatih mosque in Pristina. PHOTO: AFP 


Worshippers attend prayers at a mosque during Eid al-Fitr to mark the end of Ramadan in Benghazi, Libya. PHOTO: REUTERS


Sunni worshippers eat breakfast after Eid al-Fitr prayers to mark the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Baghdad. PHOTO: REUTERS


Two Gulf men give each other a traditional kiss, as they exchange greetings to mark the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr at Al Salam Mosque at Al Barsha district in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. PHOTO: EPA


Turkish Muslims prepare to pray inside the Blue Mosque in Istanbul during celebrations of Eid al-Fitr. PHOTO: AFP


A Palestinian man prays over the grave of a relative at a cemetery in Gaza City's eastern suburb of Al-Shejaiya in the early hours of the first day of Eid Al-Fitr holiday that marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. PHOTO: AFP 


A young Muslim woman takes a “selfie” with Pattani’s Central Mosque in the background during the Eid al-Fitr celebration yesterday that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan fasting. PHOTO: THE STATEMAN/ASIA NEWS NETWORK


A Muslim girl offers prayers on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr in Chandigarh, India, July 18, 2015. PHOTO: REUTERS 
 


Muslim children play sack race during Eid-al-Fitr celebration in Taguig city, south of Manila July 18, 2015 PHOTO: REUTERS 
 



Iranian women take part during the Eid-al Fitr prayer ceremony in the city of Chalus, Mazandaran province northern Iran, 18 July 2015. PHOTO: EPA