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Backdropped by the iconic Sultan Ahmed Mosque, better known as the Blue Mosque, people break their fast in the historic Sultanahmet district of Istanbul. (Photo:AP)
Backdropped by the iconic Sultan Ahmed Mosque, better known as the Blue Mosque, people break their fast in the historic Sultanahmet district of Istanbul. (Photo:AP)
Woman pray at a mosque during the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, in Bali, Indonesia. Muslims around the world marked the start of Ramadan on Monday, a month of intense prayer, dawn-to-dusk fasting and nightly feasts. (Photo:AP)
Woman pray at a mosque during the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, in Bali, Indonesia. Muslims around the world marked the start of Ramadan on Monday, a month of intense prayer, dawn-to-dusk fasting and nightly feasts. (Photo:AP)
Pakistani Muslims perform an evening prayer called 'tarawih' during the fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Lahore, Pakistan. (Photo:AP)
Pakistani Muslims perform an evening prayer called 'tarawih' during the fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Lahore, Pakistan. (Photo:AP)
Students read the Quran during the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Ar-Raudlatul Hasanah Islamic Boarding School in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia. (Photo:AP)
Students read the Quran during the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Ar-Raudlatul Hasanah Islamic Boarding School in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia. (Photo:AP)
Students read the Quran during the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Ar-Raudlatul Hasanah Islamic Boarding School in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia. (Photo:AP)
Students read the Quran during the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Ar-Raudlatul Hasanah Islamic Boarding School in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia. (Photo:AP)
Students partake in the mid-day prayer during the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Ar-Raudlatul Hasanah Islamic Boarding School in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia. (Photo:AP)
Students partake in the mid-day prayer during the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Ar-Raudlatul Hasanah Islamic Boarding School in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia. (Photo:AP)
Kashmiri Muslims offer prayers on the first day of fasting month of Ramadan inside a shrine in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. (Photo:AP)
Kashmiri Muslims offer prayers on the first day of fasting month of Ramadan inside a shrine in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. (Photo:AP)
An Afghan family pray as they prepare to break their fast with the Iftar meal at sundown, on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan, in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Photo:AP)
An Afghan family pray as they prepare to break their fast with the Iftar meal at sundown, on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan, in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Photo:AP)
Kashmiri Muslims offer prayers on the first day of fasting month of Ramadan inside a shrine in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. (Photo:AP)
Kashmiri Muslims offer prayers on the first day of fasting month of Ramadan inside a shrine in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. (Photo:AP)
A Kashmiri Muslim woman prays at the entrance of a shrine on the first day of fasting month of Ramadan in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. (Photo:AP)
A Kashmiri Muslim woman prays at the entrance of a shrine on the first day of fasting month of Ramadan in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. (Photo:AP)
Pakistani Muslims buy dates, a favorite food for Muslims for 'iftar', the meal to break their fast, from a government-run bazaar specially set up for fasting month of Ramadan. (Photo:AP)
Pakistani Muslims buy dates, a favorite food for Muslims for 'iftar', the meal to break their fast, from a government-run bazaar specially set up for fasting month of Ramadan. (Photo:AP)
People offer their prayers before breaking their fast in the historic Sultanahmet district of Istanbul, on the first day of the fasting month of Ramadan. (Photo:AP)
People offer their prayers before breaking their fast in the historic Sultanahmet district of Istanbul, on the first day of the fasting month of Ramadan. (Photo:AP)
Pakistani Muslims wait to break their fast during the fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Peshawar, Pakistan. Muslims around the world are observing Ramadan, the holiest month in Islamic calendar. (AP Photo/Muhammad Sajjad)
Pakistani Muslims wait to break their fast during the fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Peshawar, Pakistan. Muslims around the world are observing Ramadan, the holiest month in Islamic calendar. (AP Photo/Muhammad Sajjad)
Palestinians look at pickles on sale for Ramadan for the month of Ramadan, at the main market in Gaza City. (Photo:AP)
Palestinians look at pickles on sale for Ramadan for the month of Ramadan, at the main market in Gaza City. (Photo:AP)
A volunteer arranges food for the "Iftar" meal for Muslims to break their fast at sundown, during the fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Karachi Pakistan. (Photo:AP)
A volunteer arranges food for the "Iftar" meal for Muslims to break their fast at sundown, during the fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Karachi Pakistan. (Photo:AP)
Volunteers distribute food for the "Iftar" meal for Muslims to break their fast at sundown, during the fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Lahore. (Photo:AP)
Volunteers distribute food for the "Iftar" meal for Muslims to break their fast at sundown, during the fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Lahore. (Photo:AP)
Palestinians look for food for Ramadan for the month of Ramadan, at the main market in Gaza City. (Photo:AP)
Palestinians look for food for Ramadan for the month of Ramadan, at the main market in Gaza City. (Photo:AP)