In pictures: Muslims around the world celebrate Ramadan

Muslims around the world celebrate the holy month of Ramadan begins on May 6, many of whom practise the ritual of dawn-to-dusk fasting and prayers until Eid al-Fitr celebrations marking the end of the holy month.
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Muslims pray on the first night of the holy month of Ramadan at the Turkish Ulu mosque in Utrecht.
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Indonesian Muslims read the Quran during the month of Ramadan at Sultan Mahmmud Baddarudin Mosque in Palembang, South Sumatra province.
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A Muslim man offer prayers prior iftar, the meal after sunset, at the Masjid At-Tawheed mosque on the first day of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan in Port-au-Prince.
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Pakistani Muslim faithfulls perform a special taraweeh prayer on the first day of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan in Karachi.
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Muslims break their fast with Iftar during the holy month of Ramadan in Dubai.
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Muslim workers break their fast at a fish market in Kuwait City, during the first day of the holy month of Ramadan.
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A Libyan man sells fruits as Muslims prepare to break their fast during the first day of the holy month of Ramadan in the eastern city of Benghazi.
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A Pakistani Muslim carries a prayer mat rolled up on his shoulder in preparation for the night special prayers in Rawalpindi, ahead of the start of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.