Eid 2018: Kerala to celebrate tomorrow, rest of India on Saturday

Thus, after Eid al-Fitr moon is seen, the month of Shawwal begins. The start and end of the month may vary from country to country and is based on a combination of physical sightings of the moon and astronomical calculations.

As for the fasting itself, she said it was actually really fun. Family and friends gather to celebrate and man people also attend special Eid prayers.

Abu Dhabi will also be marking the first day of Eid Al Fitr with a fireworks display from 9pm on Friday at Abu Dhabi Corniche and Hazza bin Zayed stadium in Al Ain.

The party further implored the youth to celebrate in moderation "so that at the end of the day, no injury is recorded nor life, lost".

This process is followed as per the tradition of Prophet Mohammad (peace be upon him). They will resume work from Tuesday, June 19.

They then descended on the numerous food stalls and activities available - which included fairground rides, miniature golf and laser clay pigeon shooting. Today I tried to be a good Muslim.

President George Manneh Weah has reaffirmed his Government's unwavering support, commitment to the Islamic Community and to the promotion of religious tolerance here, in his message wishing the entire Muslim Community a Happy Eid Mubarak.

The monarch later arrived in Jeddah after spending the last 10 days of Ramadan in Makkah. (Picture: Reuters) Ramadan is the holiest month in the Muslim calendar, where Muslims focus on personal reflection and prayer through three types of worship: charity, prayer and fasting. He advised Muslims to sustain the virtues of the sacrifice beyond the Ramadan.

Muslims around the world now come together to celebrate and break the fast.

The freedom of conscience and freedom of religion are fully ensured in accordance with local legislation and worldwide law.

And may you prosper with good health, fortune, and a handsome family!

  • Joey Payne