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Eid-al-Fitr

Ramadan is the holiest month in Muslim calendar. During Ramadan, the Muslims fast from sun up to sun down on a daily basis. It is the holy month of prayer, reflection and forgiveness as well. Muslims renew their faith and strengthen their spiritual ties with God or Allah during Ramadan. At the end of the Ramadan period, a joyous activity happens to break one month of fasting and sacrificing. This celebration is called Eid-al-Fitr or Festival of Breaking the Fast.

When is Eid-al-Fitr Celebrated in Australia?

Celebration of the Eid-al-Fitr immediately follows the end of the Ramadan period. Shawwal is the month that follows holiest month of Ramadan. The celebration of Eid-al-Fitr in Australia falls on first day of Shawwal month.

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