Muslims around the world — here are images from India, Pakistan, Nepal, Jordan, Egypt, Russia, Nigeria, Indonesia, Iraq, Kosovo, Yemen, Italy, Sri Lanka, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Philippines, Kenya, Palestine, Greece, Bosnia and the United States — are celebrating Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of Ramadan, the Muslim calendar's ninth and holiest month during which followers are required to abstain from food and drink from dawn to dusk.
A Pakistani boy leans on the back of a relative praying with other worshippers in Quetta, Pakistan.
Indonesian Muslims perform Eid al-Fitr prayers at a mosque in Porong, East Java, Indonesia, Sunday.
A Sri Lankan Muslim boy watches elders pray as they mark the Eid al-Fitr in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
The minaret of the Grand Mosque is reflected in a puddle of water on a cobblestone road in Kosovo's capital Pristina, Sunday.
Afghan refugee girls play on a wooden cart on the first day of the Eid al-Fitr festival, in a slum area on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday.
An Afghan refugee boy poses with a plastic rifle as he and other children celebrate the first day of the Eid al-Fitr festival.
An Indian Muslim boy offers Eid al-Fitr prayer in Gauhati, India, Monday.
Indian Muslims take part in Eid al-Fitr prayers in the ruins of the Feroz Shah Kotla Mosque in New Delhi, India.
An Indian Muslim boy leans to rub noses with a girl as they are both dressed up for Eid al-Fitr prayers at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India, Monday.
A Nepalese Muslim boy talks to his relative before offering Eid al-Ftr prayers at a mosque in Katmandu, Monday.
Indian Muslims offer Eid al-Ftr prayer at the Jama Masjid, in New Delhi, India.
Panama's Muslims pray during Eid al-Fitr prayer, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan in Panama City. According to the International Journal of Environmental Science and Development, around 10.000 Muslims reside in Panama.
Syrian refugee children run while carrying traditional gifts of toys and clothes they received from individual donors and international organizations on the first day the Muslim holiday of Eid al- Fitr at the Zaatari Refugee Camp in Mafraq, Jordan, Sunday.
Ammar al-Hakim, front, leader of Iraq's largest Shiite party, the Supreme Islamic Iraqi Council, prays Eid prayers in Baghdad, Iraq.
Egyptian Vice President, Mahmoud Mekki, left, President Mohammed Morsi, second left, Prime Minister Hesham Kandil, third left, and the Grand Sheik of Al-Azhar, Ahmed el-Tayeb, right, attend Eid al-Fitr prayers in Amr Ibn Al-As mosque. In his sermon, the imam, Ismail el-Diftar, not seen, prayed for martyrs and the liberation of Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque.
Muslim men, bowing toward Mecca, perform Eid al-Fitr prayers that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Moscow, Russia. More than two hundred thousand Muslims gathered at Moscow's mosques to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr.
Nigeria Muslims attends Eid al-Fitr prayers at the Obalende prayer ground in Lagos, Nigeria, Sunday.
An unidentified boy watches as worshippers kneel and pray during the Huntsville Islamic Center's Eid al-Fitr service in Huntsville, Ala.
Muslims pray during Eid al-Fitr prayer in Palermo, Italy, Sunday.
Muslim worshippers place on the ground a piece of cloth with the map of Portugal to use it as a praying mat before offering the Eid al-Fitr prayer at Lisbon's Martim Moniz square, Sunday.
Muslims, from the Pakistani Community living in Athens, offer Eid al-Fitr prayers in an indoor hall in Piraeus, Greece, Sunday.
A Palestinian visits his family member's grave as part of tradition during the first day of Eid al-Fitr which marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, outside Jerusalem's Old City, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012.
A father and his son perform during Eid al-Fitre prayers in Nairobi, Kenya, Sunday.
Protestors demanding that the relatives of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh be fired from army and police posts attend Eid al-Fitr prayers in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday.
Bosnian Muslims attend Eid al-Fitr prayers at the Begova mosque in Sarajevo, Bosnia, Sunday.
Residents hug each other as they celebrate Eid al-Fitr after offering morning prayers outside the Imam Turki bin Abdullah mosque, Sunday, in Riyadh.
A Filipino Muslim boy plays with a balloon as they celebrate Eid-al Fitr at Manila's Rizal Park, Philippines.
The iconic Great Park balloon hovers in the background as about 4,000 Muslims come together for the Eid al-Fitr prayer. The event was sponsored by the Islamic Center of Irvine.