Muslims around the world are marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan with the festival of Eid-ul-Fitr. In the wake of multiple terror attacks and the refugee crisis, Eid for many has been a sombre affair, while others continue to search for a ray of sunshine in the bleak atmosphere and celebrate with gaiety. We bring to you striking Eid pictures from around the world:
20. United Kingdom
The diversity of rituals and the liberty to celebrate the same festival varies so widely. Refugees in Germany are making to with a simple meal, cities shaken by terror attacks are holding candle vigils, while more stable countries are celebrating lavishly. Let us hope that the coming year brings greater happiness and peace for everyone! Eid Mubarak!
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