The solar eclipse has inspired many mythical stories and influenced human behavior. Even today, eclipses of the Sun are considered bad omens in many cultures. more
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 Eid ul-Fitr a Public Holiday?
Eid ul-Fitr is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.
About Eid ul-FitrRead more about Eid ul-Fitr.
Eid ul-Fitr Observances
Holiday currently only shown for years 2010–2019.
Note: Government offices and most businesses are closed during a public holiday.
|2010||Sat||Sep 11||Eid ul-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|2011||Thu||Sep 1||Eid ul-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|2012||Mon||Aug 20||Eid ul-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|2013||Fri||Aug 9||Eid ul-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|2014||Mon||Jul 28||Eid ul-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|2015||Sat||Jul 18||Eid ul-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|2016||Wed||Jul 6||Eid ul-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|2017||Tue||Jun 27||Eid ul-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|2018||Sat||Jun 16||Eid ul-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|2019||Wed||Jun 5||Eid ul-Fitr||Public Holiday|
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