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The following holidays are observed among Muslim communities throughout the world:

'Eid al-Fitr - also known as the Little Feast, marks the end of the great fast of Ramadan. It is on the first day of Shawwal.

'Eid al-Adha - Feast of Sacrifice, also known as the Great Feast, 70 days after Eid al-Fitr, on the 10th of Dhu al-Hijjah.

Ra's al-Sannah - New Year's Festival, falls on the first of the month of Muharram.

Mawlid an-Nabi - the Prophet's Birthday, is celebrated on the 12th day of the month of Rabi' al-Awwal.

Eid Mubarak!! Happy Eid!!

 

 

 

 

 

 


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