Eid-ul-Fitr Day 1 in Pakistan
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.
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Eid-ul-Fitr Day 1 ObservancesNote: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.
|Fri||Sep 10||2010||Eid-ul-Fitr Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Wed||Aug 31||2011||Eid-ul-Fitr Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Sun||Aug 19||2012||Eid-ul-Fitr Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Thu||Aug 8||2013||Eid-ul-Fitr Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Tue||Jul 29||2014||Eid-ul-Fitr Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Sat||Jul 18||2015||Eid-ul-Fitr Day 1||Public Holiday|
|Thu||Jul 7||2016||Eid-ul-Fitr Day 1||Public Holiday|
Quick FactsEid-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 Day 1 2016Thursday, July 7, 2016
2017 date to be announced
Other holidays in July 2016 in Pakistan
- July 1 Bank Holiday – Friday, July 1, 2016
- Eid-ul-Fitr Day 2 – Friday, July 8, 2016
- Eid-ul-Fitr Day 3 – Saturday, July 9, 2016