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Eid-ul-Fitr Prayers: Islamic Culture & Traditions

Eid-ul-Fitr Prayers: Islamic Culture & Traditions

Eid ul Fitr prayers are obligatory for every Muslim and are meant to be offered in congregation. However, in the contemporary celebrations of the festival, many Muslims also pray individually. After the moon of Shawwal is sighted on the last day of Ramadan, the Takbir is recited. The time for Eid prayers is from sunrise till Zuhr. It is also …

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Eid-ul-Fitr Significance: Muslim Culture & Traditions

Eid-ul-Fitr Significance: Muslim Culture & Traditions

Eid-ul-Fitr, also known as Ramadan Id, is celebrated by Muslims across the world, at the end of the month of Ramadan. It signifies the breaking of the fasting period, with the sighting of new crescent moon in the evening, on the last day of Ramadan. The celebration extends to a fiesta of three days and is also called ‘Choti Eid’, …

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Ramadan – Importance, Prayer & Celebration

Ramadan - Importance, Prayer & Celebration

Among the five pillars of Islam, the fourth pillar is dedicated to preach fasting during the holy month of Ramadan. Also, known as Ramazan, the word finds it’s origin in Arabic language, which denotes the ninth month in the Islamic Calendar called Hijri. It is believed to be the sacred month when Allah bestows his utmost blessings up on Muslims. …

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Eid Festival Quiz for Kids: Eid Mubarak

Eid Mubarak

A 30-day wait for Muslims finally culminates into Eid-ul-Fitr. Try this simple quiz to know more about this festive day.

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History of Eid-Ul-Fitr – End of Ramadan

History of Eid-Ul-Fitr - End of Ramadan

Ramadan, the month of fasting for Muslims last for 29 to 30 days. The end of the Ramadan marks the beginning of the Eid-Ul-Fitr. Eid occurs on the first day of the Shawwal, the tenth month of Islamic calendar. According to the history of Islam and traditions on the last day of Ramadan after sunset, people start sighting the crescent …

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