The festival of Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of Fast breaking, marks the end of Ramadan.
As the date of Eid depends on the sighting of the moon, there may be variations in the exact date that is celebrated around the world. The announcing of the exact date of Eid may not happen until close to the start of Ramadan.
The table 'Who observes Eid ul-Fitr?' (see right) shows which day is start of Eid in each country covered by officeholidays.com that observes Eid.
Please click on a country name in the table to see the details of Eid holidays in that country.
Muslims celebrate Eid by saying prayers, giving money to the poor, sending Eid greetings and feasting with their families.