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Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) in Saudi Arabia

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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.

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NameLanguage
Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)English
Eid-al-Fitr (Fest des Fastenbrechens)German

Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) 2014

Monday, July 28, 2014

Eid-al-Fitr (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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About Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)

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Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
FriApr 271990Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
TueApr 161991Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
SatApr 41992Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
ThuMar 251993Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
MonMar 141994Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
FriMar 31995Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
WedFeb 211996Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
SunFeb 91997Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
FriJan 301998Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
TueJan 191999Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
SatJan 82000Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
ThuDec 282000Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
MonDec 172001Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
FriDec 62002Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
WedNov 262003Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
SunNov 142004Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
FriNov 42005Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
TueOct 242006Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
SatOct 132007Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
ThuOct 22008Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
MonSep 212009Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
FriSep 102010Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
WedAug 312011Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
SunAug 192012Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
ThuAug 82013Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
MonJul 282014Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
SatJul 182015Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
ThuJul 72016Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
MonJun 262017Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
FriJun 152018Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
WedJun 52019Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday
SunMay 242020Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday

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