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Eidul-Fitar in Philippines

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 Eidul-Fitar a Public Holiday?

Eidul-Fitar is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Muslim child and mother expressing joy.

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

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About Eidul-Fitar

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Eidul-Fitar Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015FriJul 17Eidul-FitarRegular Holiday
2016ThuJul 7Eidul-FitarRegular Holiday
2017MonJun 26Eidul-FitarRegular Holiday
2018FriJun 15Eidul-FitarRegular Holiday
2019WedJun 5Eidul-FitarRegular Holiday
2020SunMay 24Eidul-FitarRegular Holiday
2021ThuMay 13Eidul-FitarRegular Holiday
2022TueMay 3Eidul-FitarRegular Holiday
2023SatApr 22Eidul-FitarRegular Holiday
2024WedApr 10Eidul-FitarRegular Holiday
2025MonMar 31Eidul-FitarRegular Holiday

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