Prayers were offered, people embraced each other the customary three times, sweets were exchanged, even by generally-warring soldiers, as India spent a day offering prayer and feasting.
Two children greet each other in Thane. India and the world are celebrating Eid al-Adha or the 'Festival of Sacrifice' on Wednesday.
People gather at Delhi's Jama Masjid to offers namaz.
A mother helps her daughter fix her hijab at Amritsar's Jama Masjid Khairuddin.
Afghans get ready for Eid-al-Adha at Kolkata's Maidan.
Prayers are offered at Delhi's Jama Masjid.
People pray at the Taj Mahal in Agra.
Violence broke out, as it does every other day, in Srinagar after Eid prayers. In photo: Protesters, dressed in white, as is the custom on Eid, pelt stones at security forces.
Things were more peaceful elsewhere in Jammu and Kashmir with Indian and Pakistani Army personnel exchanging sweets in Poonch.
The even posed together. Each side was armed with their gift of sweets, their national flags, white flags, and assault rifles pointed downwards.