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Eid-Al-Fitr will most likely be June 15, says IAC

14 June, 2018, 15:09 | Author: Priscilla Morrison
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The decision also calls on all Sharia courts across the country to look out for the crescent moon and inform the committee of any sightings.

The public holidays for the Eid are fixed on next Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

"For the past two days, the weather has been dusty to confirm about the first day of Eid in Oman".

Like millions of Muslims around the world, Indian devotees celebrate the month of Ramadan, the solemn period of reassessment by abstaining from eating, drinking, and other activities from dawn to dusk.




Chaguanas Mayor Gopaul Boodhan yesterday urged citizens to use the month of Ramadan, Eid ul-Fitr celebrations and its message of self-sacrifice to build a happier, stronger nation.

The UAE's Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has announced a national holiday for private sector employees to mark Eid Al Fitr.

The Shawwal moon-sighting committee will gather today.

. The countries will observe the new moon on Thursday. It's Meethi Eid and its celebrations are characterised by getting together of family and friends, exchange of gifts and communal feasting on meat delicacies as well as deleectable desserts, which make an important part of the festival. This year Eid is predicted to start on June 14, depending on the lunar sightings because the Islamic calendar is based on the lunar calendar whereas the Gregorian one is determined by the sun.

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