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Eid ul Fitr in Ethiopia

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

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Eid ul Fitr Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
FriSep 102010Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
WedAug 312011Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
SunAug 192012Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
ThuAug 82013Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
MonJul 282014Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
FriJul 172015Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
ThuJul 72016Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
MonJun 262017Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
FriJun 152018Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
WedJun 52019Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday
SunMay 242020Eid ul FitrPublic Holiday

Quick Facts

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.

Eid ul Fitr 2018

Friday, June 15, 2018

Eid ul Fitr 2019

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

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