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Malaysian Muslims celebrate Ramadan

During Ramadan, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, swearing, and engaging in sexual relations from dawn till sunset

Malaysian Muslims celebrate Ramadan
A row of childrens join the night prayer known as Tarawikh as millions of Muslims observe the holiday of Ramadhan on July 16, 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. During Ramadhan, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, swearing, and engaging in sexual relations from dawn till sunset. (Getty Images)
Malaysian Muslims celebrate Ramadan
Hundreds of Muslim from different background such as traders, government workers, and homeless gather at a mosque to break their fast together as millions of Muslims observe the holiday of Ramadhan on July 16, 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. During Ramadhan, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, swearing, and engaging in sexual relations from dawn till sunset. (Getty Images)
Malaysian Muslims celebrate Ramadan
A Muslim man recites The Koran on his electronic device while waiting for the time to break his fast as millions of Muslims observe the holiday of Ramadhan on July 16, 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. During Ramadhan, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, swearing, and engaging in sexual relations from dawn till sunset. (Getty Images)
Malaysian Muslims celebrate Ramadan
Muslim traders and customers sells and buys food hours before breaking their fast as millions of Muslims observe the holiday of Ramadhan on July 16, 2013 in Jalan Masjid India, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. During Ramadhan, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, swearing, and engaging in sexual relations from dawn till sunset. (Getty Images)
Malaysian Muslims celebrate Ramadan
A Muslim family shops for clothes as millions of Muslims observe the holiday of Ramadhan on July 16, 2013 in Jalan Masjid India, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. During Ramadhan, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, swearing, and engaging in sexual relations from dawn till sunset. (Getty Images)
Malaysian Muslims celebrate Ramadan
A Muslim man waits for the night prayer known as Tarawikh to start as millions of Muslims observe the holiday of Ramadhan on July 16, 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. During Ramadhan, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, swearing, and engaging in sexual relations from dawn till sunset. (Getty Images)
Malaysian Muslims celebrate Ramadan
A Muslim family shops for clothes as millions of Muslims observe the holiday of Ramadhan on July 16, 2013 in Jalan Masjid India, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. During Ramadhan, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, swearing, and engaging in sexual relations from dawn till sunset. (Getty Images)
Malaysian Muslims celebrate Ramadan
A Muslim man recites The Koran while waiting for the time to break his fast as millions of Muslims observe the holiday of Ramadhan on July 16, 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. During Ramadhan, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, swearing, and engaging in sexual relations from dawn till sunset. (Getty Images)
Malaysian Muslims celebrate Ramadan
Muslim men breaks their fast as millions of Muslims observe the holiday of Ramadhan on July 16, 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. During Ramadhan, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, swearing, and engaging in sexual relations from dawn till sunset. (Getty Images)
Malaysian Muslims celebrate Ramadan
Muslim traders and customers sells and buys food hours before breaking their fast as millions of Muslims observe the holiday of Ramadhan on July 16, 2013 in Jalan Masjid India, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. During Ramadhan, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, swearing, and engaging in sexual relations from dawn till sunset. (Getty Images)