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End of Ramadan in Egypt

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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
End of RamadanEnglish
Eid El-Fetr (Fest des Fastenbrechens)German
عيد الفطر‎Arabic

Alternative name

Bairam Feast

End of Ramadan 2014

Monday, July 28, 2014

End of Ramadan 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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End of Ramadan Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
FriNov 42005End of RamadanNational holiday
TueOct 242006End of RamadanNational holiday
SatOct 132007End of RamadanNational holiday
ThuOct 22008End of RamadanNational holiday
MonSep 212009End of RamadanNational holiday
ThuSep 92010End of RamadanNational holiday
TueAug 302011End of RamadanNational holiday
SunAug 192012End of RamadanNational holiday
ThuAug 82013End of RamadanNational holiday
MonJul 282014End of RamadanNational holiday
SatJul 182015End of RamadanNational holiday
ThuJul 72016End of RamadanNational holiday
MonJun 262017End of RamadanNational holiday
FriJun 152018End of RamadanNational holiday
WedJun 52019End of RamadanNational holiday
SunMay 242020End of RamadanNational holiday

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