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Abu Dhabi abattoirs ready for Eid rush - The National

Since the start of Ramadan, municipality slaughterhouses have processed more than 75,000 animals, an increase of 15.5 per cent on the same period last year. Anwar Ahmad. June 30, 2016. Updated: June 30, 2016 04:00 AM. 0. shares. Twitter Facebook Google ...and more »

Eid al-Fitr 2016: Trafalgar Square festival to celebrate the end of Ramadan - Evening Standard

Trafalgar Square is welcoming Londoners to celebrate the end of Ramadan with a free Eid festival on Saturday July 9. The event, which is being heavily supported and promoted by Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, is this year celebrating the achievements of ...and more »

Eid al-Fitr 2017: Everything you need to know -

Muslims around the world will celebrate the three-day Eid al-Fitr festival this weekend. Depending on the sighting of the moon, Eid will either start on Sunday June 25 or Monday June 26. What is Eid al-Fitr? Eid al-Fitr means "festival of breaking the ...and more »

Ask Ali: Explaining how Muslims celebrate Eid Al Fitr - The National

Dear PO: We definitely try to stick to our traditional way of celebrating Eid. The first day of Eid starts from the early morning prayer in the mosque. It's called Salat Al Eid prayer. On this day, we usually try to spend time with our families ...and more »

Eid al-Fitr: What you need to know - CNN

(CNN) More than one billion Muslims around the world will celebrate Eid al-Fitr on Wednesday night, as the month-long Ramadan fast ends and the festivities begin. This year's Eid is fraught with pain as terrorist attacks across the Islamic world -- in ...and more »

Eid 2016: When is it? How do Muslims mark the end of Ramadan? Everything you need to know - The Independent

Literally translated from Arabic as the 'festival of breaking the fast', the religious holiday usually lasts for a number of days. The celebrations involve a range of traditions, generally including a gathering of family and friends to eat and pray ...and more »

The Debate Over Eid - JSTOR Daily

When you hear about Eid, it might feel like experiencing déjà vu. Muslims aren't just making up an additional holiday to play hooky, though; Eid happens multiple times a year. The first Eid, also known as Eid-al-Fitr, the “Festival of Breaking of the ...and more »

Eid al-Fitr: Spiritual oasis or consumer paradise? -

Despite having acquired some 21st-century trappings, Eid's mix of religion and revelry is centuries old. Khaled Diab by Khaled Diab. 6 Jul 2016. Afghan youths ride on swings during the first day of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, in Kabul ...and more »

Eid 'Mubarak': 'Happy' Eid Good Enough Too - News18 (blog)

Muslims attend Eid ul-Fitr prayers to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramzan, at the Taj Mahal mosque in Agra. (Reuters). The radio is an intrinsic aspect of my morning routine. It saves me from bad roads, worse traffic and worst motorists as ...and more »

Three lesson ideas for teaching your class about Eid al-Fitr - The Guardian

A Pakistani girl in Karachi lets the Henna tattoo dry on her hands dry ahead of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan. Photograph: Shahzaib Akber/EPA. As fasting in the holy month of Ramadan draws to a close, some 1.6 billion Muslim people around ...and more »