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Eid al fitr , what does it mean ?

Eid al-Fitr is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. 
Ramadan the most beloved month of the year , the most awaited month of forgiveness , giving , fasting and rewards by obeying the commandements of Allah sincerly with utmost devotion .


Eid al-Fitr is an important Islamic holiday that involves many Muslims waking up early and praying either at an outdoor prayer ground or a mosque if it’s raining.
Friday, June 15 was  announced first day of Eid al-Fitr in most Muslims countries after the moon of the month of Shawwal has been sighted.
It is not possible to predict the date of Eid al-Fitr according to the Gregorian calendar accurately. This is because the month of Shawwal begins, and hence the month of Ramadan ends, after a confirmed sighting of the new moon. The new moon may be sighted earlier or later in specific locations. Hence, Muslims in different communities, for example on the east and west co…