Ramadan is the month of fasting for Muslims all over the world. This month brings with itself a special discipline, a set routine, a lot of tolerance, and many blessings for the Muslims. Every year, more than one billion Muslims all over the world celebrate Ramadan, offer special prayers, and fast during the entire month. The respect of Ramadan can be observed in all the Muslim countries of the world and even in some non-Muslim majority countries as well. We have compiled a 27 heartwarming pictures of Ramadan from around the world. These pictures show how people celebrate Ramadan and also show Ramadan in the light of different local cultures and traditions.
Here are 27 heartwarming pictures of Ramadan from around the world.
27 – The moon of 1st Ramadan as seen over Faisal Mosque in Islamabad, Pakistan.
26 – A man is preparing special treats for Iftar in Kabul, Afghanistan.
25 – An elderly man reading the Quran at the Grand Mosque during Ramadan in Sanaa, Yemen.
24 – A man praying at the Grand Mosque of Saint-Denis located near Paris.
23 – This woman is arranging strands of vermicelli which is a specialty eaten during the month of Ramadan in India. The picture was taken in a factory in Agartala in India.
22 – Here is a canon firing a ceremonial shot to start iftar. It is a tradition in Italy. The picture is from Sultanahmet Square in Istanbul.
21 – A boy in a mosque in Chennai, India arranging rows of food for Iftar.
20 – Two young Indian Muslim men arranging rows of food for Iftar in Guwahati, India.
19 – Men sitting on top of a bus to break their fast in Karachi, Pakistan.
18 – Muslims in India break their fast on the first day of Holy Month of Ramazan at the Jamia Masjid in the old quarters of New Delhi.
17 – Migrants in Italy offering prayer during the month of Ramadan.
16 – A fishmonger working in a market during the month of Ramadan, in Tunisia.
15 – People preparing food for Iftar at a mosque in Yogyakarta in Indonesia.
14 – Snack being prepared for Iftar in Karachi, Pakistan.
13 – Muslims praying at the Sultanahmet Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey. This mosque is also known as the Blue Mosque.
12 – Muslims eating their Iftar meal during Ramadan at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India.
11 – Muslims in Turkey having their Iftar meal next to the Hagia Sofia Square in Istanbul, Turkey.
10 – People offering prayers in the courtyard of a housing estate in East London, England.
9 – Muslims waiting for Azaan so that they can break their fast. The picture was taken in Muscat which is the capital of Oman.
8 – A man praying in a tent just before breaking fast, at the al-Khazir camp for internally displaced people, located between Arbil and Mosul in Iraq.
7 – People distributing Iftar food before breaking the fast during Ramadan in Lahore, Pakistan.
6 – People praying on a street in Karachi, Pakistan.
5 – People praying at the Pattani Central Mosque in Thailand.
4 – Muslim shop vendors eating their Iftar meal during Ramadan in Kolkata, India.
3 – People eating their Iftar meal at the Blue Mosque Squre in Istanbul, Turkey.
2 – Muslims shoping for decorations for Ramzan in Brooklyn, New York, United States.
1 – People stroll at the Sultanahmet Square after Iftar during the month of Ramadan in Istanbul, Turkey.
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