Images of India : Friday prayers during Ramadan…

RamadanPrayersA shaft of light falls on devotees as they offer afternoon prayers on the second Friday of the holy month of Ramadan at a mosque in Allahabad (June 17, 2016). Islam’s holiest month is a period of intense prayer, self-discipline, dawn-to-dusk fasting and nightly feasts. India’s 1.3 billion people are primarily Hindu with Muslims making up about 13% of the population.