The Islamic Egyptian Society

Religion

Ramadan

Ramadan is a period of introspection, communal prayer (ṣalāt) in the mosque, and reading of the Qurʾān. God forgives the past sins of those who observe the holy month with fasting, prayer, and faithful intention.

Eid al Fitr

Eid al-Fitr for the year 2022 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Monday, May 2nd ending at sundown on Tuesday, May 3rd.
Eid al-Fitr is on the first day of the month of Shawwal (Islamic Calendar) and marks the end of Ramadan (month long fasting) and the beginning of a feast that breaks the fast.