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Eid al-Fitr in Sri Lanka

For Muslims around the world, Eid ul Fitr marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting and prayer. It is one of the largest and most important celebrations in the Islamic calendar.

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.

Eid ul Fitr is a time to share great food with family and friends.

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About Eid al-Fitr

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Eid al-Fitr Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2014–2023.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2014TueJul 29Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2015SatJul 18Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2016WedJul 6Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2017MonJun 26Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2018FriJun 15Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2019WedJun 5Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2020SunMay 24Eid al-FitrObservance
2021FriMay 14Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2022TueMay 3Eid al-FitrPublic Holiday
2023SatApr 22Eid al-Fitr (Tentative Date)Public Holiday

While we diligently research and update our holiday dates, some of the information in the table above may be preliminary. If you find an error, please let us know.