Published: Thu, June 14, 2018
Worldwide | By Isabel Fisher

FG declares holidays to mark Id-el Fitr

FG declares holidays to mark Id-el Fitr

However, Eid holidays will begin from June 15 to June 18, the interior ministry had said in a statement.

Millions of Asia's Muslims were on the move on Wednesday as they headed for hometowns to celebrate with relatives the Eid Al-Fitr holiday marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. Among the committee members was Dr Ahmad Al Ahdal, senior preacher at Department of Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities in Dubai, who explained the process of moon-sighting in an interview with Abu Dhabi TV. Preparations have begun in full swing and we can already see markets hustling with Eid special desserts and delicacies, especially in the dingy lanes of Old Delhi; we love the hustle bustle and everything in between.

GIF Image Reads: Eid is a time for joy, a time for togetherness, a time to remember God's blessings.


WhatsApp Message Reads: May your homes and hearts be filled with joyful spirits of Eid.

Earlier today, the Knowledge and Human Development Authority that all schools will also be closed from this Thursday, until Sunday, with the possibility of the holiday extending to Monday also. On the occasion of Eid al-Fitr 2018, below are few greetings and GIF images which are handy that you can use to express your warm wishes through Facebook, WhatsApp and SMSes.

Communities and families usually gather to mark the start of Eid al-Fitr with a lavish meal.

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