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Eid 2020 in pics: From Hagia Sophia to Jama Masjid, Muslim worshippers use masks, keep distance while offering Eid al-Adha prayers

Muslims worldwide marked the start of the Eid al-Adha holiday amid a global pandemic that has impacted nearly every aspect of this year's pilgrimage and celebrations. 

published on : 1st August 2020

IN PICS -- Mourning, music and meditation: Shias and Sunnis observe Muharram

Muharram, also known as Ashura or 'Youm-e-Ashura', marks the beginning of the Islamic New Year. The 10th day of Muharram falls on 10th September this year. Muharram is also considered to be the holiest of all months after Ramzan.

published on : 10th September 2019

Why Muslims mourn on Muharram, here are scenes across India

Muharram is one of the four sacred months for Muslims, when Imam Hussain Ali, the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad got killed.

published on : 21st September 2018

11 Interesting facts you might not know about Eid Al-Fitr

Eid Al-Fitr is finally here after a month of fasting, ending Ramzan around the world. Here are 11 interesting facts about Eid Al-Fitr which you didn't know. EPS | Rakesh Kumar

published on : 16th June 2018

A walk in the special night bazaar at Charminar on the eve of Ramzaan

Charminar has a special significance during the month of Ramzaan, as there is a special night bazaar for Ramzaan that keeps the shopping enthusiasts engaged late night. As the muslim community across the country is waiting for the festival Eid, shopping is at a faster pace.

published on : 4th June 2018