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Eid al-Fitr / Hari Raya Puasa
Eid al-Fitr, also known as Feast of Breaking the Fast or Sugar Feast, is one of the biggest festivals for Muslims around the world. It celebrates the end of Ramadan fasting month when Muslims are obliged to refrain from food, drinks, and lust from dawn to dusk. More >
When is Ramadhan (Puasa) month in 2010?
Ramadhan (also written Ramazan, Ramzan, Ramadan, Ramdan, Ramadaan), the greatest religious observance in Islam, is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. It is an annual Islamic month of Puasa (fasting), in which participating Muslims refrain from eating, drinking, as well as those in excess or ill-natured; from dawn until sunset. More >
Hari Raya Eid al-Fitr Celebrations
Eid al-Fitr, often abbreviated to Eid, is a Muslim holiday that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. Around the world, there are many names to refer to this day, which is one of the most important festival for Muslims.
In Malay-speaking countries of Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, and Brunei Eid is often called (affectionately) as Hari Raya (literally means “Big Day” or “Celebration Day”), Lebaran, Idul Fitri, or Aidil Fitri.