AP Photo/Arshad Butt

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.

Quetta, Pakistan
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A Pakistani boy leans on the back of a relative praying with other worshippers in Quetta, Pakistan.

Porong, East Java, Indonesia
AP Photo/Trisnadi

Indonesian Muslims perform Eid al-Fitr prayers at a mosque in Porong, East Java, Indonesia, Sunday.

Colombo, Sri Lanka
AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena

A Sri Lankan Muslim boy watches elders pray as they mark the Eid al-Fitr in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Pristina, Kosovo
AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu

The minaret of the Grand Mosque is reflected in a puddle of water on a cobblestone road in Kosovo's capital Pristina, Sunday.

Islamabad, Pakistan
AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen

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.

Islamabad, Pakistan
AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen

An Afghan refugee boy poses with a plastic rifle as he and other children celebrate the first day of the Eid al-Fitr festival.

Gauhati, India
AP Photo/Anupam Nath

An Indian Muslim boy offers Eid al-Fitr prayer in Gauhati, India, Monday.

New Delhi, India
AP Photo/Kevin Frayer

Indian Muslims take part in Eid al-Fitr prayers in the ruins of the Feroz Shah Kotla Mosque in New Delhi, India.

New Delhi, India
AP Photo/Kevin Frayer

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.

Katmandu, Nepal
AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha

A Nepalese Muslim boy talks to his relative before offering Eid al-Ftr prayers at a mosque in Katmandu, Monday.

New Delhi, India
AP Photo/ Manish Swarup

Indian Muslims offer Eid al-Ftr prayer at the Jama Masjid, in New Delhi, India.

Panama City, Panama
AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco

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.

Mafraq, Jordan
AP Photo/Mohammad Hannon

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.

Baghdad, Iraq
AP Photo/Hadi Mizban

Ammar al-Hakim, front, leader of Iraq's largest Shiite party, the Supreme Islamic Iraqi Council, prays Eid prayers in Baghdad, Iraq.

Cairo, Egypt
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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.

Moscow, Russia
AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko Jr

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.

Lagos, Nigeria
AP Photo/Sunday Alamba

Nigeria Muslims attends Eid al-Fitr prayers at the Obalende prayer ground in Lagos, Nigeria, Sunday.

Huntsville, Ala.
AP Photo/The Huntsville Times, Eric Schultz

An unidentified boy watches as worshippers kneel and pray during the Huntsville Islamic Center's Eid al-Fitr service in Huntsville, Ala.

Palermo, Italy
AP Photo/Alessandro Fucarini

Muslims pray during Eid al-Fitr prayer in Palermo, Italy, Sunday.

Lisbon, Portugal
AP Photo/Francisco Seco

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.

Piraeus, Greece
AP Photo/Dimitri Messinis

Muslims, from the Pakistani Community living in Athens, offer Eid al-Fitr prayers in an indoor hall in Piraeus, Greece, Sunday.

Jerusalem's Old City
AP Photo/Bernat Armangue

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.

Nairobi, Kenya
AP Photo/Sayyid Azim

A father and his son perform during Eid al-Fitre prayers in Nairobi, Kenya, Sunday.

Sanaa, Yemen
AP Photo/Hani Mohammed

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.

Sarajevo, Bosnia
AP Photo/Sulejman Omerbasic

Bosnian Muslims attend Eid al-Fitr prayers at the Begova mosque in Sarajevo, Bosnia, Sunday.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
AP Photo/Hassan Ammar

Residents hug each other as they celebrate Eid al-Fitr after offering morning prayers outside the Imam Turki bin Abdullah mosque, Sunday, in Riyadh.

Manila, Philippines
AP Photo/Aaron Favila

A Filipino Muslim boy plays with a balloon as they celebrate Eid-al Fitr at Manila's Rizal Park, Philippines.

Irvine, Calif.
AP Photo/The Orange County Register, Mindy Schauer

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.