Muslims pray on final Friday in Ramadan

Muslims across the world have gathered for the final Friday prayers of Ramadan. The final Jumuah prayers precede the festival of Eid al-Fitr, which begins after the sighting of the new moon and marks the end of the month of fasting.
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An Indian Muslim devotee stands with a small child as prayers (Alvida ki Namaz) commence at The Jama Mosque in Allahabad on August 2, 2013. Muslims fasting in the month of Ramadan must abstain from food, drink and sex from dawn until sunset, when they break the fast with the meal known as Iftar. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Indian Muslims offer Jummat-Ul-Vida prayers on the last Friday of Ramadan outside the historic Mecca Masjid and near the Charminar monument in Hyderabad on August 2, 2013, ahead of the Eid al-Fitr festival. The three-day festival, which begins after the sighting of a new crescent moon, marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, during which devout Muslims abstain from food, drink, smoking and sex from dawn to dusk. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Indian Muslims offer Jummat-Ul-Vida prayers on the last Friday of Ramadan at the historic Jama Masjid in New Delhi on August 2, 2013, ahead of the Eid al-Fitr festival. The three-day festival, which begins after the sighting of the new moon, marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, during which devout Muslims abstain from food, drink, smoking and sex from dawn to dusk. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Indian Muslims pray as they gather for Jummat-Ul-Vida prayers on the last Friday of Ramadan at the historic Jama Masjid in New Delhi on August 2, 2013, ahead of the Eid al-Fitr festival. The three-day festival, which begins after the sighting of the new moon, marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, during which devout Muslims abstain from food, drink, smoking and sex from dawn to dusk. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Bangladeshi Muslims offer Jummat-Ul-Vida prayers on the last Friday of Ramadan at the National Mosque of Bangladesh, Baitul Mukarram, in Dhaka on August 2, 2013 ahead of the Eid al-Fitr festival. The three-day festival, which begins after the sighting of a new crescent moon, marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, during which devout Muslims abstain from food, drink, smoking and sex from dawn to dusk. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Palestinian Muslim worshipers pray outside the Dome of the Rock mosque (top C) at the al-Aqsa mosque compound, Islams third holiest site, on August 2, 2013 in Jerusalem's old city on the last Friday of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Pakistani Muslims offer Jummat-ul-Vida, last Friday, prayers during the holy month of Ramadan on a street in Quetta on August 2, 2013. Muslim devotees took part in the last Friday prayers ahead of the Eid al-Fitr festival marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, which is dependent on the sighting of the moon. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Pakistani Muslims offer Jummat-ul-Vida, last Friday, prayers during the holy month of Ramadan at the Data Darbara mosque in Lahore on August 2, 2013. Muslim devotees took part in the last Friday prayers ahead of the Eid al-Fitr festival marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, which is dependent on the sighting of the moon. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Pakistani Muslims offer Jummat-ul-Vida, last Friday, prayers during the holy month of Ramadan at the Data Darbara mosque in Lahore on August 2, 2013. Muslim devotees took part in the last Friday prayers ahead of the Eid al-Fitr festival marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, which is dependent on the sighting of the moon. (AFP/Getty Images)