MANILA, Philippines – What is Eid al-Fitr?
Malacañang announced that Wednesday, July 6 is a regular holiday to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, the day which marks the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. (READ: Fast facts: Eid al-Fitr)
Also known as the “Feast of the Breaking of the Fast,” Eid al-Fitr is being celebrated by Muslims all over the world with feasts in thanksgiving to God. Fasting on Ramadan is fourth in the 5 Pillars of Islam – mandatory acts to be observed in Muslim life.
Know more about this celebration in this video:
To Muslims and non-Muslims in the Philippines, how do you celebrate Eid al-Fitr? Share your stories on X! – Rappler.com