Home   Calendar   Holidays   Brunei   Eid ul Fitr
Flag for Brunei

Eid ul Fitr in Brunei

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.

Many Muslims dress in fine clothing and children receive gifts on Eid al-Fitr.

©iStockphoto.com/DistinctiveImages

About Eid ul Fitr

Read more about Eid ul Fitr.

Eid ul Fitr Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatJul 18Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
2016ThuJul 7Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
2017MonJun 26Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
2018FriJun 15Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
2018SatJun 16Eid ul Fitr observedPublic Holiday
2019WedJun 5Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
2020SunMay 24Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
2020MonMay 25Eid ul Fitr observedPublic Holiday
2021ThuMay 13Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
2022TueMay 3Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
2023SatApr 22Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
2024WedApr 10Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
2025MonMar 31Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday

We diligently research and continuously update our holiday dates and information. If you find a mistake, please let us know.

You might also like

When Is the Equinox?

When Is the Equinox?

The Sun shines directly on the Equator on the September equinox and the length of day and night is nearly equal. more

Commuters and tourists in Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom.

Daylight Saving Time (DST)

Daylight Saving Time (DST) is the practice of setting the clocks forward one hour from standard time during the summer months, and back again in the fall, in order to make better use of natural daylight. more

Calendar with 12 months

12 Months of the Year

The 12 months of the year are linked to the Moon's orbit around Earth. Why are there 12 months? What do the month names mean? more