Eid al-Fitr in The Gambia
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.
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Eid al-Fitr Observances
|Sat||Jul 18||2015||Eid al-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|Tue||Jul 5||2016||Eid al-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|Mon||Jun 26||2017||Eid al-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|Fri||Jun 15||2018||Eid al-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|Wed||Jun 5||2019||Eid al-Fitr||Public Holiday|
|Sun||May 24||2020||Eid al-Fitr||Public Holiday|
Quick FactsEid-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 al-Fitr 2018Friday, June 15, 2018
Eid al-Fitr 2019Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Other holidays in June 2018 in The Gambia
- Lailat al-Qadr – Sunday, June 10, 2018