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  The Muslim holy festival, Eid
An Egyptian girl swings in front a mosque in Cairo on Tuesday, to celebrate the start of Eid al-Fitr, a three day festival
1/7 An Egyptian girl swings in front a mosque in Cairo on Tuesday, to celebrate the start of Eid al-Fitr, a three day festival
Eid marks the end of Ramadan, a muslim holy month in which eating only after dark is allowed. Palestinian women buy sweets to celebrate
2/7 Eid marks the end of Ramadan, a muslim holy month in which eating only after dark is allowed. Palestinian women buy sweets to celebrate
Here Iraqi children carry sweets on the streets of Baghdad as they celebrate the first day of Eid al-Fitr on Tuesday
3/7 Here Iraqi children carry sweets on the streets of Baghdad as they celebrate the first day of Eid al-Fitr on Tuesday
Dried fruit and nuts are also eaten as part of the three-day feast to celebrate the holiday
4/7 Dried fruit and nuts are also eaten as part of the three-day feast to celebrate the holiday
A Bangladeshi girl decorates her hand with henna, a popular form of fashion among women, especially during Eid
5/7 A Bangladeshi girl decorates her hand with henna, a popular form of fashion among women, especially during Eid
Nigerian women braid their hair for the festival
6/7 Nigerian women braid their hair for the festival
Pakistani girls show their hands painted with henna
7/7 Pakistani girls show their hands painted with henna

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