RAMZAN EID UL-FITR 2019 :- DATE 4 JUNE TUESDAY – 5 JUNE WEDNESDAY
RAMZAN EID UL-FITR 2019:-
Ramzan eid ul-fitr : ramzan eid ul-fitr falls on 4th june tuesday, 2019 evening. Eid is a religious festival of muslims. Ramzan eid festival marks the end of Ramadan, which is a holy month of muslims. Eid-ul-fitar is the only one day in the month of shawwal, shawwal is the 10th month of the Islamic calendar in which the muslims are not allow to fast. Eid al-firt was derive by a muslim prophet Muhammad. After the emigration of prophet Muhammad these festivals were initiate in medina. Muhammad found people celebrating two particular days for entertainment and cheerfulness.
People chant the eid prayer in a low voice whenever they commence any activities : Allāhu Akbar, Allāhu Akbar, Allāhu Akbar. Lā ilāha illà l-Lāh wal-Lāhu akbar, Allahu akbar walil-Lāhi l-ḥamd. After prayers people use to visit their relatives and friends and enjoy the celebrations. Eidi which is a gift for the festival of eid is given to the children and clode friends and relatives. To perform the prayer of the eid there are two ways : sunni and shia. Fasting on the eid is perform for getting physical and spiritual principality. It also teaches people to be away from the worldly attachments and have belief in god.
On eid people use to visit shopping malls and shops for shopping of eid. They exchange gifts and girls and women apply mehendi or henna specially for this festival. People often greet “eid Mubarak”. People also give 2.5% tax of the annual savings as distributing zakat. While, Zakat is often distribut as new clothes or food. In Singapore, Malaysia and brunei eid is known as Hari Raya Aidilfitri. They greet people with “Salam Aidilfitri” or “Selamat Hari Raya” which means “Happy Eid”. Similarly, Eid is commonly famous as “romjaner eid” in Bangladesh. Eid is famous as “small sallah” in Nigeria.