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Eid ul-Fitr in Bangladesh

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.
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About Eid ul-Fitr

Read more about Eid ul-Fitr.

Eid ul-Fitr Observances

Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.

Holiday currently only shown for years 2005–2016.

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
SatSep 112010Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
ThuSep 12011Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
MonAug 202012Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
FriAug 92013Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
MonJul 282014Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
SatJul 182015Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
WedJul 62016Eid ul-FitrPublic 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.

Eid ul-Fitr 2016

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

2017 date to be announced


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Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.

List of dates for other years

Other holidays in July 2016 in Bangladesh

Fun Holiday on July 6, 2016

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