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Eid ul-Fitr in Bangladesh

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.

Local names

NameLanguage
রোজার ঈদBengali
Rojar EidBengali (latin)
Eid ul-FitrEnglish
Eid al-FitrGerman

Alternative name

End of Ramadan

Eid ul-Fitr 2014

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.
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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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About Eid ul-Fitr

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Eid ul-Fitr Observances

Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SatNov 52005Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
WedOct 252006Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
SunOct 142007Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
FriOct 32008Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
TueSep 222009Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
SatSep 112010Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
ThuSep 12011Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
MonAug 202012Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
FriAug 92013Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
WedJul 302014Eid ul-FitrPublic Holiday

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