US President Trump, Melania greet Muslims on Eid Al Fitr

US President Trump, Melania greet Muslims on Eid Al Fitr

US President Trump, Melania greet Muslims on Eid Al Fitr

Eid al-Fitr is a joyous celebration that marks the end of Ramadan, a month of fasting and spiritual introspection for Muslims.

The festival is celebrated on the first day of Shawwal, the 10th month of Islamic lunar calendar.

Eid ul-Fitr is celebrated for one, two or three days.

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Eid ul-Fitr celebrates the conclusion of a period of intense fasting from dawn to dusk. According to the Gazi Council, 5-10 manats should be given by each person.

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This year, in 2018, that day will fall on Thursday, 14 June and ends in the evening of of Friday, 15 June in India.

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"We understand Muslims have always been part of this community and are becoming a stronger part of this community". The Islamic world believes that especially on this day God forgives all sins and grants all prayers, and that is the reason why Muslims say this night is better than a thousand months.

The largest Eid celebrations in Europe took place in a United Kingdom park today with over 140,000 Muslims gathering to mark the end of Ramadan. Family members and friends gather to share in feasts and prayers.

To wish someone a happy Eid you can say "Eid Mubarak", which is Arabic for "blessed Eid".

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On Eid, people wear new clothes and visit holy shrines to seek blessings of the divine. It's also traditional to give to the poor on Eid.

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