Holiday: ‘Eid al-Fitr’

English lesson - Eid al-Fitr

‘Eid al-Fitr’  /ʕiːd al fitˤr/

Eid al-Fitr is a three-day festival whose date is different each year.

Eid al-Fitr is the end of Ramadan, Islam’s holy month of fasting. It is one of the most important holy days in Islam. It is a time of both prayer and celebration.

In addition to feasts, Muslims often exchange cards and gifts. Each culture will have its own traditions, too.
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