Prayers on the first Friday of Ramadan
A young Muslim boy looks back as others offer Friday prayers on Aug. 5 at the Feroz Shah Kotla mosque in New Dehli, India, during the first Friday of Ramadan. During the fasting holy month of Ramadan, Muslims refrain from eating, drinking, intamacy or any other temptation from dawn til dusk. (Photo: Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images)
Fasting from dawn til dusk
Hundreds of Muslims bow and pray at a mosque in Ankara, Turkey, on Aug. 5. Once the sun has gone down, the fast is broken by consuming three dates, followed by prayers and the main meal. This fast-breaking meal is known as Iftar. (Photo: Adem Altan/AFP/Getty Images)
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