2020: Kuwait Announces Eid Al-Fitr 1st Day Is On Sunday
Muslims all over the world are celebrating Eid Al Fitr, with millions confined to their homes following the global outbreak of COVID-19. As the month of Ramadan is drawing to a close moon-sighting committees in different countries have started announcing the beginning of Eid Al Fitr.
What is Eid Al Fitr 2020?
Eid al–Fitr marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting and is celebrated by Muslims all across the globe.
When is Eid Al Fitr 2020?
Eid Al-Fitr will begin on Sunday May 24, 2020
How many Eid are there in Islam?
There are two Eids in a lunar year: Eid al-Fitr on Shawwal 1st (i.e. 01/10 in DD/MM notation) and Eid al-Adha on Dhu al-Hijjah 10th (i.e. 10/12).
What are the differences between the two Eids?
Eid Al Fitr marks the breaking of the fast, while Eid al Adha is considered the festival of sacrifice.
Which is the most important Eid?
Eid al-Adha is the most important festival in the Islamic calendar, with Muslims across the world celebrating the major event. The second of the Eid holidays, the period of feasting is regarded as the most important over the fasting-based Eid al-Fitr.