PICS: Holy month of Ramadan in India

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Indian Muslim devotees break their Ramadan fast with ‘iftar’ in Bangalore on June 9, 2016. Across the Muslim world, the faithful fast from dawn to dusk and abstain from eating, drinking, smoking and having sex during that time as they strive to be more pious and charitable.
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