A glance at the Ramzan evenings at Jama Masjid

A glance at the Ramzan evenings at Jama Masjid

A glance at the Ramzan evenings at Jama Masjid

A child plays with grains kept for pigeons at the Jama Masjid, Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

A religious leader talks to a small gathering at Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

A religious leader talks to a small gathering at Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

Men perform wazu (ablution), before attending the evening prayers and breaking the fast, at the water reservoir at Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

Men perform wazu (ablution), before attending the evening prayers and breaking the fast, at the water reservoir at Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

A child performs wazu (ablution) before the iftar at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

A child performs wazu (ablution) before the iftar at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

Many say that the emperor Shah Jahan once dreamt of Prophet Mohammed himself performing wazu at this reservoir at Jama Masjid, New Delhi, and hence dedicated it for the purpose of ablution. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

Many say that the emperor Shah Jahan once dreamt of Prophet Mohammed himself performing wazu at this reservoir at Jama Masjid, New Delhi, and hence dedicated it for the purpose of ablution. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

With their parents preparing for iftar, a brother-sister duo have a good time at the Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

With their parents preparing for iftar, a brother-sister duo have a good time at the Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

Their fathers didn't take them to the prayer gathering at Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

Their fathers didn’t take them to the prayer gathering at Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

Women sit for the iftar meal at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

Women sit for the iftar meal at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

A woman prays before breaking her fast at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

A woman prays before breaking her fast at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

The sun sets against the grand old mosque, Jama Masjid, in New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

The sun sets against the grand old mosque, Jama Masjid, in New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

The mosque is lit up, as dusk sets in at the Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

The mosque is lit up, as dusk sets in at the Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

Men stand in rows for the evening prayers at the Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

Men stand in rows for the evening prayers at the Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

A vendor prepares kebabs just outside the Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

A vendor prepares kebabs just outside the Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

A vendor sells biryani to a woman at one of the stalls just outside the Jama Masjid, New Delhi. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

A vendor sells biryani to a woman at one of the stalls just outside the Jama Masjid, New Delhi.

(HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

After the iftar and prayers, people come out of the Jama Masjid. An evening at the 300-years-old mosque in New Delhi comes to an end. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

After the iftar and prayers, people come out of the Jama Masjid. An evening at the 300-years-old mosque in New Delhi comes to an end. (HT Photo/Abhishek Saha)

(Input source: HT)

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