Eid al-Fitr in 2017 is on Sunday? Date & Timing’s of EID 2017 25th of June (25/6/2017)? The Sacred month of Ramadan has been observed by all the Muslims over the globe. All the Muslims would celebrate Ramzan by wishing each other gracefully.The Eid 2017 in India will be celebrated according to the Islamic Calendar either on June 26 or June 27.
Eid date will be depending upon the visibility of the moon. If the moon is sighted on June 25, then Eid will be on 26. or else if the sighting of the moon appears on 26th June then Eid would be o June 27 which will end the fasting month
Eid Mubarak is a traditional Muslim greeting which is used on the festivals of Eid. After performing the Eid-al-Adha prayer, Muslims wish each other Eid Mubarak and also hug each other three times. This is a major holiday that marks the end of Ramadan. There are two Eids that are celebrated Eid-al-Fitr and Eid-al-Adha which follows the Hajj.
Eid is a significant festival in the Islamic religion and stands for peace, love, celebration of life and sincerity to their God Allah. Eid is the name of the festival while Mubarak means congratulations and Eid Mubarak means blessings on the occasion of Eid.
Importance of Eid-al-Fitr and Eid-al-Adha
Eid-al-Fitr is a three-day long festival which marks the end of the month-long fasting event of Ramadan and the beginning of the Islamic month of Shawwal. During the time of Ramadan, Muslims fast the whole day during the hours of daylight and undertake prayers and worship throughout this festival.
Eid-al-Adha is known as the festival of sacrifice after which Muslims start their celebrations by reciting the Takbir at dawn. People then attend mosque for prayers to thank Allah for the blessings and exchange greetings saying “Eid Mubarak.” This festival takes place in Dhu-al-Hijjah which is the 12th and final month of the Islamic calendar.
The Eid celebrations last for three days and these days are seen as a time of forgiveness and thanking Allah for helping people to complete the spiritual fasting. Many Muslims even display their gratitude and Thanksgiving by donating food and donations to the less fortunate.
On this auspicious occasion, you can find several Eid Mubarak images that can be shared with your loved ones to wish them good time ahead and a happy Eid. Eid message spreads the message of togetherness, spread love and peace and brings everyone close during this important religious festival.
During the last days or Ramadan, Muslims donate food to the poor- called as Zakat-al-Fitr to break their fast and celebrate Eid. All Muslims are obligated to contribute something to their community and is taken as an extra significance to represent the gratitude to Allah for helping them to get through the fast.
The Final Say
To conclude, Eid teaches you to be happy and be patient and includes charity as well as prayer towards the poor. Eid is always incomplete without special delicacies that are meant for special occasions including the traditional dates, halwa, cookies with milk, baklava, and sheer kurma.