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 al-Fitr a Public Holiday?
Eid al-Fitr is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.
About Eid al-FitrRead more about Eid al-Fitr.
Eid al-Fitr Observances
|2010||Fri||Sep 10||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|2011||Wed||Aug 31||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|2012||Sun||Aug 19||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|2013||Thu||Aug 8||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|2014||Mon||Jul 28||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|2015||Sat||Jul 18||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|2016||Thu||Jul 7||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|2017||Mon||Jun 26||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|2018||Fri||Jun 15||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|2019||Wed||Jun 5||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
|2020||Sun||May 24||Eid al-Fitr||National holiday|
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