Eid al-Fitr

Muslims celebrating Eid al-Fitr

Muslims celebrating Eid al-Fitr

Muslims around the world are celebrating the three-day Eid al-Fitr festival, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. Eid al-Fitr, or “the festival of breaking the fast”, begins with the first sighting …

Muslim holy month of Ramadan starts today

Muslim holy month of Ramadan starts today

Muslims around the world celebrate the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan. This is the 9th month of the lunar calendar, during which the representatives of Islam fast. They voluntarily give up all bad habits, eating, drinking from dawn to …

How pandemic will impact Ramadan-2021

How pandemic will impact Ramadan-2021

For the second successive year, Muslims will mark the holy month in the midst of coronavirus.  While many have found ways to adapt to the "new normal" and the rollout of vaccines has helped stymie the rise in cases in some …

Kadyrov congratulates muslims on Eid al-Fitr

Kadyrov congratulates muslims on Eid al-Fitr

The head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, congratulated Muslims on the occasion of Uraza Bairam in a video-message in the Chechen language. The relevant video was published on his Vkontakte page, Kadyrov’s voice on the recording sounds …

Muslims begin to celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Muslims begin to celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Eid al-Fitr is the festival of breaking the fast that marks the end of Ramadan. This year,  Russian Muslims begin to celebrate the holiday with the sunset and continue tomorrow during the day. The Spiritual Administration of …

 Putin congratulates Russia’s Muslims on Eid al-Fitr

Putin congratulates Russia’s Muslims on Eid al-Fitr

Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated Russian Muslims on Eid al-Fitr. "Crowning the holy month of Ramadan, Eid al-Fitr turns believers to the high spiritual and moral values of Islam, to their …

Muslims all over the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Muslims all over the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr

The holy month of Ramadan has ended today with the Eid al-Fitr holiday [festival of breaking of the fast]. During the whole month millions of Muslims around the world refrained from eating and drinking before sunset. Today Muslims has been making …

Taliban announces Eid ceasefire - media

Taliban announces Eid ceasefire - media

The Afghan Taliban announced a three-day ceasefire over the Muslim Eid holiday in the middle of June, their first offer of its kind, days after the government declared an unconditional ceasefire of its own. The militants said foreign …

Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid al-Fitr

On Sunday, June 25, Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid al-Fitr - a religious holiday that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan. By tradition, Grand Mufti of Russia Ravil Gaynutdin is to address Muslim believers from the …

Azerbaijan to celebrate Eid al-Fitrv on September 12-13

Azerbaijan to celebrate Eid al-Fitrv on September 12-13

Eid al-Fitr will be celebrated on September 12-13 in 2016 in Azerbaijan. These days will be marked as an official holiday, Trend reports. The corresponding decision was taken by the Cabinet of Ministers of the country, according to the …

 Eid al-Fitr celebrated by 214,000 Muslims in Moscow

Eid al-Fitr celebrated by 214,000 Muslims in Moscow

214,000 Muslims participated in Eid al-Fitr celebrations in Moscow on Tuesday, the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs said. The police said that there were no observed instances of violations of public order. …

Millions of Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Millions of Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr

The holy month of Ramadan has ended today with the Eid al-Fitr holiday, when millions of Muslims around the world refrained from food and drinks before sunset. Muslims are making festive prayers in the mosques since the early morning. Eid al-Fitr is the second main feast after the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha. The day of Eid falls on the first day of the month of Shawwal. The Eid al-Fitr holiday is celebrated for one or three days in various Muslim countries. It is officially announced as a non-working day in Dagestan, Chechnya, Ingushetia, Kabardino-Balkaria, Karachay-Cherkessia, Crimea, Adygeya, Tatarstan and Bashkiria.

Azerbaijan to celebrate Novruz for eight days

Azerbaijan to celebrate Novruz for eight days

March 20-24 will be marked as an official holiday in Azerbaijan. The corresponding decision was taken by the Cabinet of Ministers of the country, according to the website of the Azerbaijani government. However, given the fact …