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Idul Fitri in Indonesia

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 Idul Fitri a Public Holiday?

Idul Fitri 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.

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About Idul Fitri

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Idul Fitri Observances

Note: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016WedJul 6Idul FitriPublic Holiday
2017MonJun 26Idul FitriPublic Holiday
2018FriJun 15Idul FitriPublic Holiday
2019WedJun 5Idul FitriPublic Holiday
2020SunMay 24Idul FitriPublic Holiday
2021ThuMay 13Idul FitriPublic Holiday
2022TueMay 3Idul FitriPublic Holiday

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