Ramadan 2013 In Pictures: Muslims Celebrate Around The Globe (PHOTOS)

The Ramadan celebrations have officially begun, and Muslims all over the world are joining in the festivities.

Though some specific practices may differ from country to country, and there was widespread disagreement about the start date of Ramadan, the global community is united in its observance of the holy month.

Take a look at the preparations and fellowship worldwide as worshippers welcome Ramadan.

Ramadan Around The World