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India celebrates Eid ul-Fitr: Highlights of the day

AP

Published : Jun 5, 2019, 5:32 pm IST
Updated : Jul 11, 2019, 12:08 pm IST
Muslims hug and greet each other after the prayers in the premises of the Jama Masjid in Delhi. (Photo: AP/Manish Swarup)
Muslims hug and greet each other after the prayers in the premises of the Jama Masjid in Delhi. (Photo: AP/Manish Swarup)
A congregation of Muslims offer prayers in the premises of the Taj Mahal in Agra. (Photo: AP/Pawan Sharma)
A congregation of Muslims offer prayers in the premises of the Taj Mahal in Agra. (Photo: AP/Pawan Sharma)
Muslims offer prayers at the Sarkhej Roza in Ahmedabad. (Photo: AP/Ajit Solanki)
Muslims offer prayers at the Sarkhej Roza in Ahmedabad. (Photo: AP/Ajit Solanki)
The bazaars around Charminar, Hyderabad are gearing up for the throngs on Eid. (Photo: AP/Mahesh Kumar A)
The bazaars around Charminar, Hyderabad are gearing up for the throngs on Eid. (Photo: AP/Mahesh Kumar A)
A huge gathering of Muslims offer Eid ul-Fitr prayers at the famous Jama Masjid in Delhi. (Photo: AP/Manish Swarup)
A huge gathering of Muslims offer Eid ul-Fitr prayers at the famous Jama Masjid in Delhi. (Photo: AP/Manish Swarup)
A small boy peeps out of the window of a mosque to those offering prayers in Jammu. (Photo: AP/Channi Anand)
A small boy peeps out of the window of a mosque to those offering prayers in Jammu. (Photo: AP/Channi Anand)
The markets in Srinagar are abuzz with people shopping on the occasion of Eid. (Photo: AP/Mukhtar Khan)
The markets in Srinagar are abuzz with people shopping on the occasion of Eid. (Photo: AP/Mukhtar Khan)
Two young boys in traditional attire offer prayers on Eid ul-Fitr in Kolkata. (Photo: AP/Bikas Das)
Two young boys in traditional attire offer prayers on Eid ul-Fitr in Kolkata. (Photo: AP/Bikas Das)
Mehendi adorns the hands of a young girl as she offers prayers in Mumbai. (Photo: AP/Rajanish Kakade)
Mehendi adorns the hands of a young girl as she offers prayers in Mumbai. (Photo: AP/Rajanish Kakade)
Two young men greet each other after prayers at the Vasi Ullah Mosque in Prayagraj.(Photo: AP/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
Two young men greet each other after prayers at the Vasi Ullah Mosque in Prayagraj.(Photo: AP/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

Tags: Ramazan, Holy month, fasting, Muslims, eid ul-fitr