Muslim faithful take part in morning prayers to celebrate the first day of the muslim holiday of eid-al-fitr, marking the end of the holy month of ramadan, at the eastleigh high school in eastleigh, a suburb in nairobi predominantly inhabited by somali immigrants within kenya's capital nairobi, on july 17,. I believe it is important for all muslims to celebrate eid ul-fitr it is a celebration of successfully fasting this is a very important time not just for my family, but for every muslim family throughout the world to celebrate and pray together in muslim countries eid ul-fitr is celebrated for three days and is an official. Eid al-fitr is a grand celebration and a day of special prayers and charity to mark the end of this spiritual month cultural festivities last three days in many muslim from the boston globe photo essay on the hajj and eid al-adha model the image analysis protocol for the students, using an image of pilgrims during the hajj. As the groggy feeling slips away, i am filled with excitement for eid ul fitr, the holiday celebrating the end of the month of ramadan (a month long fasting period in august this year) my i return home with a full stomach, sore feet, and an exhausted look on my face no wonder i usually take a nap during the day this is my. My eid vacation by asma akter choity eid is a festival of the muslims it occurs twice in a year one occurs after the month of ramadan and the other on the 10th day of jil-hajj [arabic month] these are eid-ul-fitre and eid-ul-azha “o mor, romjaner oy rojer seshe elo khushir eid tui aponake aj biliye de. This girl's favourite celebration is eid al-fitr what's your favourite time of year tell us about it.
Eid ul-fitr, or the feast of fast-breaking, is an important muslim holiday that is celebrated at the end of ramadan, when the 30 days of fasting is over it begins on on the first day of eid, muslims wake up early and gather at an outdoor location or mosque to say prayers how do i celebrate eid if my family is not muslim. Tomorrow is the day of eid e'id al-fitr عيد الفطر , often abbreviated to eid, is a muslim holiday that marks the end of ramadan the islamic holy month of fasting (sawm) eid عيد is an arabic word meaning “festivity,” while fiṭr فِطر means “ breaking (the fast)” the holiday celebrates the conclusion of the. Eid-al-fitr is one of the major holidays of islam it comes at the end of the holy month of ramadan and celebrates the end of the fasting the holiday comes on the first day of the 10th month in the islamic lunar calendar (in 2011, that is august 30) because the month of ramadan is all about fasting, eid-al-fitr is all about.
Eid al-adha is the latter of two eid festivals celebrated by muslims, the first being eid ul-fitr like eid ul fitreid, al-adha begins with a prayer followed by a sermon eid al-adha is celebrated annually on the 10th day of the 12th and the last islamic month of dhu al-hijjah of the lunar islamic calendar eid al-adha celebrations. My favorite is the celebration that comes at the end of ramadan when we end the fasting and we have eid al adha, which comes after the pilgrimage to mecca the evening before the first day of eid, my mother puts henna on the hands of girls and boys for boys she makes a circle or writes their names on.
Another eid down for 2016 marking the end of hajj, eid al-adha is actually the last eid of this year it's a time when muslims all over the world celebrate for 4 days in a row for many of us living in the middle east, eid is spent resisting the urge to sleep all day and indulging in sweets and ma'moul when. Ramadan is the ninth month of the islamic calendar, and a time when muslims across the world will fast during the hours of daylight ramadan is the fourth of the five pillars of islam the qur'an was first revealed to the prophet muhammad during this month the actual night that the qur'an was revealed is a night known as. On this day, muslims celebrate in several ways a large feast is the high point of the day the name of the holiday, eid al-adha, means the feast of the sacrifice an animal is sacrificed, in much the same way that abraham sacrificed a lamb one-third of the meat is given to the poor, and the rest goes to the holiday feast.
The first is eid al-fitr which follows ramadan and the second is eid al-adha which follows the hajj in order to understand the importance of each holiday an the next day we must travel to the plain of arafat where we must spend the afternoon in contemplation or prayer it is a holy site for many reasons it is said that when. The rain in my part of lagos prevented me from really feeling the aches that usually reach their peak between 7-8pm on sallah days we thank allah for life and every other thing we have i have never associated eid-ul-adha with fun in the real sense of the word however, it is always nice to be able to bond. The preparation of eid begins long before the eid day, when everyone become busy buying new cloths for the festival people buy for themselves, for the family, and for relatives everyone buy according to their ability girls get busy running between shopping malls to buy matching ornaments this goes on until the.