Tuesday, June 23, 2015

#Ramadaan- #Ramadanaroundtheworld- Ramadaan Around the World-2015-Maulana Okarvi Academy [Al Aalami]

#Ramadaan- #Ramadanaroundtheworld- Ramadaan Around the World-2015-Maulana Okarvi Academy [Al Aalami]

This is what Ramazaan/Ramadaan al-Kareem looks like around the world..

Istanbul, Turkey
Thousands of Turkish people break their fasting at the Blue Mosque square in Istanbul, during the first day of the holy month of Ramadaan. Ramadaan is sacred to Muslims because it is during that month that tradition says the Quraan was revealed to the Prophet Muhammed [Sallal Laahu Alaiehi Wa Sallam]. The fast is one of the five main religious obligations under Islaam. Photograph by Ozan Kose / Getty Images

Surabaya, Indonesia
Indonesians Muslims pray in the first Taraweeh as Muslims begin fasting for Ramadaan at Al-Akbar Mosque in Surabaya, Indonesia. Photograph by
Robertus Pudyanto / Getty Images

Beijing, China
Muslims pray after breaking their fast on the first day of Ramadaan, the Muslim holy month, at a mosque in Beijing. China has banned civil servants, students and teachers in its mainly Muslim Xinjiang region from fasting during Ramadaan and ordered restaurants to stay open. Photograph by Greg Baker / AFP / Getty Images

London, England
Men carry out Wudu, a washing procedure in preparation for prayer, at the East London Mosque before the first Friday prayers of the Islaamic holy month of Ramadaan in London, England. Photograph by Rob Stothard / Getty Images

Jerusalem
Palestinian Muslim worshipers pray outside the Dome of the Rock at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem during the first Friday prayer of the holy month of Ramadaan. Israel announced it was relaxing restrictions on the movement of Palestinians to and from the West Bank and Gaza Strip, ahead of the Muslim holy month of Ramadaan. Men aged over 40 and women of all ages from the West Bank will be able to pray at the Israeli-controlled holy site, and 800 people from the Gaza Strip will be allowed to attend Friday prayers. Photograph by Ahmad Gharabli / AFP / Getty Images

Nairobi, Kenya
Kenyan Muslim men pray on the first Friday of Ramadaan, at Jamia mosque in Nairobi, Kenya. Photograph by Khalil Senosi / AP

Pattani, Thailand
Thai Muslim women pray at the Pattani Central Mosque to mark the holy month of Ramadaan in Pattani. Photograph by Tuwaedaniya Meringing / Getty Images

Lahore, Pakistan
Pakistani Muslims perform a special “Taraweeh” evening prayer on the first day of Ramadan at a mosque in Lahore. Photograph by Arif Ali / AFP / Getty Images

Hyderabad, India
Indian Muslim boys offer prayers prior to breaking their fast on the first day of the Islaamic holy month of Ramadaan at Makkah Masjid in Hyderabad.
Photograph by Noah Seelam / AFP / Getty Images

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
A Malaysian Muslim arrives to offer prayers on the first Friday of the holy Islaamic month of Ramadaan in Kuala Lumpur. Photograph by Manan Vatsyayana / AFP / Getty Images

Dhaka, Bangladesh
Bangladeshi street vendors prepare Iftar food for breaking the daytime fast on the first day of Ramadaan, the holy fasting month of Islam, at a traditional bazaar in the old part of Dhaka. Photograph by Munir Uz Zaman / Getty Images

Srinagar, India
Kashmiri Muslim women are accompanied by a child as they pray during the first day of the month of Ramadaan, at the Shah-i-Hamdaan shrine in Srinagar. Photograph by Tauseef Mustafa / AFP / Getty Images

Manila, Philippines
Filipino Muslims take part in prayers at the Golden Mosque in Manila. Photograph by Jay Directo / AFP / Getty Images

Sidon, Lebanon
A vendor carries traditional sweets called ‘Qatayef’ during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadaan in Sidon’s Old City in southern Lebanon. Photograph by Ali Hashisho / Reuters

Basra, Iraq
Iraqi Muslim men gather, on the roof of Imam Ali Mosque, waiting to see the crescent moon marking the beginning of Ramadaan, at sunset in Basra, Iraq. Photograph by Nabil Al-jurani / AP

Potočari, Bosnia
Bosnian Muslims offer a prayer during late night prayer for upcoming holy month of Ramadaan, inside memorial room for Srebrenica massacre victims, at the memorial center Potocari, northeast of the Bosnian capital of Sarajevo. Family members of the Srebrenica victims killed in July, 1995, will mark the first night of Ramadaan at the memorial center Potocari, in front of the graves of killed Muslims from this small Bosnian town. Photograph by Amel Emric / AP

Taunggyi, Myanmar
Muslims pray on the first day of Ramadaan at a mosque in Taunggyi capital city of Shan State, Myanmar. Photograph by Soe Zeya Tun / Reuters

Singapore
Bangladeshi workers prepare to break fast during the holy month of Ramadaan at a makeshift mosque near their dormitory in Singapore. Photograph by Edgar Su / Reuter