Eid Ul Fitr is the first Islamic Festival for Muslims that shows the End of the Fasting Month Ramadan. Fasting for the whole month of Ramadan is a duty of Every Muslim around the world. After fasting for the month of Ramadan Eid Ul Fitr is a festival Muslims are blessed with to thank their Allah and celebrate from the core of their heart. Eid Ul Fitr is Celebrated on the First Day of Shawwal. Shawwal is the 10th Islamic Month where as Ramadan is the 9th Islamic month For Muslims. The day of Eid Ul Fitr is decided on the sighting of the New Moon of Shawwal. Because in Muslim World Lunar Calendar is followed where as the world follow the solar Calendar. On this special day Muslims greet each other and give Eid Ul Fitr Gifts to each other to share the happiness of this religious festival.
Special Eid Prayer:
On the first day of Eid Ul Fitr special Eid prayers are performed followed by six Extra Takbeers. Eid Ul Fitr prayers are offered in large halls and large mosques usually in the form of gathering. After Performing Eid Prayer Muslims listens to khutba. Without listening to Khutba Eid Prayers are Incomplete because listening to Khutba is Wajib.
Eid Ul Fitr Gifts:
Muslims from all over the world celebrates Eid Ul Fitr in their own unique way. After performing Eid Ul Fitr Prayers Muslims wish their friends and family members and give them gifts. Eid Ul Fitr gifts are different for different relatives such as children get their gifts in the form of Eidi that is money. While if you are giving to your parents then it will be a Watch or may be a pen depending on the person mood.