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Ramadan holiday in Azerbaijan

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

About Ramadan holiday

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Ramadan holiday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
FriSep 102010Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
SunAug 282011Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
WedAug 312011Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
SunAug 192012Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
ThuAug 82013Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
TueJul 292014Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
FriJul 172015Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
SatJul 182015Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
ThuJul 72016Ramadan holidayPublic holiday

Quick Facts

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.

Ramadan holiday 2016

Thursday, July 7, 2016

2017 date to be announced


List of dates for other years

Fun Holiday on July 7, 2016

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