The Muslim world experiences the most atypical Ramadan marked by social distancing

    The Muslim world experiences the most atypical Ramadan marked by social distancing

    During this 2020 the Muslim world is living its strangest and most atypical Ramadan where the safety and health measures prevail due to the coronavirus as opposed to the images of large concentrations to pray inside the mosques. Muslims around the world celebrate the holy month of Ramadan by praying at night and refraining from eating, drinking during the period between sunrise and sunset.

    Three children protect themselves with a mask while praying at the Al-Muzamil orphanage on the outskirts of Srinagar, the summer capital of India-controlled Kashmir
    Three children protect themselves with a mask while praying at the Al-Muzamil orphanage on the outskirts of Srinagar, the summer capital of India-controlled Kashmir
    A caregiver reads the Quran inside a deserted shirne during the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Srinagar, Kashmir.
    A caregiver reads the Quran inside a deserted shrine during the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Srinagar, Kashmir.
    A Nepalese Muslim attends a prayer service on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan amid the permanent blockade of the coronavirus in Kathmandu, Nepal
    A Nepalese Muslim attends a prayer service on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan amid the permanent blockade of the coronavirus in Kathmandu, Nepal
    Muslims offer special tarvih prayers durig the Muslim holy month of Ramadan amid confinement due to the ongoing Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic in Harat, Afganistan
    Muslims offer special taravih prayers during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan amid confinement due to the ongoing Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic in Harat, Afganistan
    Bosnian Muslim men in protective masks praying in Sarajevo Bosnia
    Bosnian Muslim men in protective masks praying in Sarajevo Bosnia
    Pakistani faithful Muslims offer the first night prayer called Tarawih after seeing the moon of the fasting month of Ramadan during a national blockade imposed by the government in Lahore
    Pakistani faithful Muslims offer the first night prayer called Tarawih after seeing the moon of the fasting month of Ramadan during a national blockade imposed by the government in Lahore
    Palestinian and Israeli Arab men maintain a distance of 2 meters and wear protective masks amid the COVID-19 pandemic, while praying in a parking lot in the ancient port city of Jaffa, in Tel Aviv
    Palestinian and Israeli Arab men maintain a distance of 2 meters and wear protective masks amid the COVID-19 pandemic, while praying in a parking lot in the ancient port city of Jaffa, in Tel Aviv
    Disinfecting Muslim devotees before entering the mosque at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Disinfecting Muslim devotees before entering the mosque at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Hundreads of Muslim devotees in Bangladesh offer prayers on Friday at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Hundreds of Muslim devotees in Bangladesh offer prayers on Friday at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque in Dhaka, Bangladesh