A look at Eid Ul-Fitr celebrations around the world

Published: 15th June 2018 01:06 PM  |   Last Updated: 16th June 2018 07:15 PM  

Muslims offers prayers in Coimbatore
Muslims offer Eid-Ul-Fitr prayers in Coimbatore on Friday. (EPS | A.Raja Chidambaram)
Kids take a selfie during the last prayers in Coimbatore on Friday. (EPS | A.Raja Chidambaram)
Charminar eid
Muslims washing their hands for offering their last Friday prayer before tomorrow's celebration, in Mecca Masjid near Charminar on Friday. (EPS | R.Satish babu)
A muslim man sits outside the Mecca mosque near Charminar in Hyderabad. (EPS | R.Satish babu)
Phillipines eid 2018
Survivors are seen from a broken window as they hear Eid Ul-Fitr prayers inside the Saduc Grand mosque in Marawi city, southern Philippines. (Photo |AP)
Kenya eid 2018
A child listens to the Imam as he delivers sermon during the Eid Ul-Fitr prayers in Nairobi, Kenya (Photo | AP)
People gathered outside a food joint shop in New Delhi on late Thursday night for their last iftar. As night falls over the city locals in the area along with people from all over Delhi come to Walled City crowding in for the sweet and savoury offerings reminiscent of an era stuck in time. (PTI)
Turkey muslims offer prayers during the first day of Eid al-Fitr at the the Suleymaniye Mosque in Istanbul. (Photo | AP)
Egypt eid 2018
Muslims try to catch balloons distributed for free after Eid Ul-Fitr prayers in Cairo, Egypt. (Photo| AP)
Pakistan eid
Women shopping for EId-Ul-Fitr. (Photo | AP)
Bangladesh eid
Bangladeshi muslims travelling back on an overcrowded train for EId UL-Fitr. (Photo | AP)
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