Islam is the second-largest religion in the world – so it's a pretty big festival.
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Preparations are underway around the world to celebrate Eid-al-Fitr, the Muslim festival which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. But lockdown measures caused by the coronavirus mean festivities for many Muslims will be different this year. From Algeria to Bangladesh, this is what Eid looks like in lockdown across the globe.
Eid, the first day of the month of Shawwal, is usually marked by morning prayers followed by celebrations with family.