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Ramadan holiday in Azerbaijan

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.

Is Ramadan holiday a Public Holiday?

Ramadan holiday is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Muslim child and mother expressing joy.
Many Muslims dress in fine clothing and children receive gifts on Eid al-Fitr.
Many Muslims dress in fine clothing and children receive gifts on Eid al-Fitr.
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About Ramadan holiday

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Ramadan holiday Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2010–2020.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2010FriSep 10Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2011SunAug 28Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2011WedAug 31Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2012SunAug 19Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2013ThuAug 8Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2014TueJul 29Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2015FriJul 17Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2015SatJul 18Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2016ThuJul 7Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2017MonJun 26Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2018FriJun 15Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2019TueJun 4Ramadan holidayPublic holiday
2020SunMay 24Ramadan holidayPublic holiday

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