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Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) in United Arab Emirates

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

Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) 2014

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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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 typeWhere it is observed
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 
TueJul 292014Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan)National holiday 

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