WATCH: What is Eid al-fitr?

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WATCH: What is Eid al-fitr?
Eid al-Fitr, a day declared as national holiday by the Malacañang Palace, marks the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan

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. 

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To Muslims and non-Muslims in the Philippines, how do you celebrate Eid al-Fitr? Share your stories on X! – Rappler.com 

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