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Ramadan holiday in Azerbaijan

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Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.

Local names

NameLanguage
Ramadan BayramAzerbaijani
Ramadan holidayEnglish
Fest des FastenbrechensGerman

Alternative name

Eid al-Fitr

Ramadan holiday 2014

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Ramadan holiday 2015

Saturday, July 18, 2015
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Eid-al-Fitr (Eid al-Fitr, Eid ul-Fitr, Id-Ul-Fitr, Eid) is the first day of the Islamic month of Shawwal. It marks the end of Ramadan, which is a month of fasting and prayer. Many Muslims attend communal prayers, listen to a khutba (sermon) and give zakat al-fitr (charity in the form of food) during Eid al-Fitr.

Muslim child and mother expressing joy.

Many Muslims dress in fine clothing and children receive gifts on Eid al-Fitr.

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Ramadan holiday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
TueOct 242006Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
SatOct 132007Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
ThuOct 22008Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
MonSep 212009Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
FriSep 102010Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
SunAug 282011Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
WedAug 312011Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
SunAug 192012Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
ThuAug 82013Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
TueJul 292014Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
SatJul 182015Ramadan holidayPublic holiday

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