Eid al-Fitr celebrations in pictures

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Muslims believers in Uganda joined the rest of the world to celebrate Eid al-Fitr on Sunday. We bring you pictures of how the day was celebrated in Uganda and other parts of the world.

Traffic officers feasting on Pilau at Prince

Traffic officers feasting on Pilau at Prince Kassim Nakibinge’s in Kibuli Hill in Kampala where he hosted guests for the Eid Luncheon. Photo by Stephen Otage

A young Muslim believer feasts on Pilau shortly

A young Muslim believer feasts on Pilau shortly after Eid al-Fitr prayers at Spidiqa foundation mosque in Kisenyi, Kampala. Photo by Alex Esagala

Muslims attend prayers at Old Kampala Mosque.

Muslims attend prayers at Old Kampala Mosque. Photo by Joseph Kato

Muslim believers during Eid prayers at Old

Muslim believers during Eid prayers at Old Kampala Mosque on June 25, 2017. Photo by Joseph Kato

Muslim faith eating pilau shortly after the Eid

Muslim faith eating pilau shortly after the Eid prayers at Spidiqa foundation mosque in Kisenyi, Kampala. Photo by Alex Esagala

Muslims faithful leave Tawhiid Mosque in

Muslims faithful leave Tawhiid Mosque in Kisenyi, Kampala after Eid prayers. Photo by Alex Esagala

Anti-terrorism police patrolling Kampala

Anti-terrorism police patrolling Kampala streets as Muslims celebrated Eid on Sunday. Photo by Alex Esagala

Pakistani residents offer Eid al-Fitr prayers

Pakistani residents offer Eid al-Fitr prayers on the outskirts of Peshawar on June 25, 2017.Eid al-Fitr is the biggest festive Muslim event and marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. AFP PHOTO

Indonesian Muslims offer Eid al-Fitr prayers at

Indonesian Muslims offer Eid al-Fitr prayers at a mosque in Surabaya on June 25, 2017. Eid al-Fitr festival marks the end of the holy Muslim fasting month of Ramadan during which devotees are required to abstain from food, drink and sex from dawn to dusk. AFP PHOTO

Iraqi Muslim worshippers visit the graves of

Iraqi Muslim worshippers visit the graves of loved ones at the Sheikh Omar cemetery in the capital Baghdad on June 25, 2017, during the first day of Eid al-Fitr holidays which mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. AFP PHOTO

An aerial view taken with a drone shows Muslims

An aerial view taken with a drone shows Muslims praying outside the central mosque in Moscow on June 25, 2017, during celebrations of Eid al-Fitr marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. AFP PHOTO

Kyrgyz Muslims pray in central Bishkek on June

Kyrgyz Muslims pray in central Bishkek on June 25, 2017, during celebrations of Eid al-Fitr marking the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. AFP PHOTO

A Palestinian man dressed in a bear outfit

A Palestinian man dressed in a bear outfit plays with a girl as Muslims gather for the morning Eid al-Fitr prayer near the Dome of Rock at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, Islam’s third most holy site, in the Old City of Jerusalem on June 25, 2017. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid al-Fitr marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. AFP PHOTO

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