“When the Prophet arrived in Medina, He (SAW) found people celebrated two specific days in which they used to entertain themselves with recreation and merriment. He asked them about the nature of these festivities to which they replied that these days were occasions of fun and recreation. At this, the Prophet remarked that the Almighty has fixed two days (of festivity) instead of these for you which are better than these (Eid ul Fitr & Eid ul Adha).”
After reading the above Hadees, it is clear that how the festival of Eid was started. So in this article you will read the Eid ul Fitr celebrations in different countries.
Eid ul Fitr Celebrations
Many People asks why Muslims celebrate thei Eid Festival? So in this heading i wrote some answers for them.
After Fasting the entire month of Ramadan, Muslims of the whole world celebrate the Festival of Eid ul Fitr as a reward from Allah which is also known as Eid al-Fitr.
The 1st day of Eid starts with a precious Prayer in all the Muslim countries. Eid means happiness because all the Muslims became happy when the Eid Festival arrives. Especially kids, they became excited before the festival to enjoy the Eid ul Fitr celebrations. Many Muslim countries celebrate Eid festivals in same way.
Eid ul fitr come once on every year after the month of Ramadan. It is also called meethi (sweet) Eid for the Muslims. The festival of Eid al-Fitr is celebrated continuously for 3 days.
Lets see how Muslim celebrate Eid ul Fir in different countries.
Eid ul Fitr Celebrations in Pakistan
EId ul Fitr celebrations in Pakistan began before the 1-2 weeks of Eid day. These days are the most precious and memorable days for the people in Pakistan. On these two weeks, the markets of whole country are filled with people.
All the markets remain busy till the 1st day of Eid ul Fitr. There is a discount price in big markets as the Eid ul Fitr celebrations. Muslim buys different beautiful cloths for Eid. Most Muslims wear Shalwaar Qameez on the 1st day.
There is a strange happiness on every Muslim’s face. This happiness can’t be masseur. This Eid is a gift from Allah for the Muslims community and Muslims celebrate this festival with great pleasure and joy.
On the 1st day of Eid ul Fitr the greatest feelings of Eid’ celebrations came in people heart.
I can’t write these feelings here, even no one can. On 1st day every street & road filled with people. On Eid 1st day every women cooks different recipes especially the sweet things.
Eid ul Fitr celebrations in India
Eid ul Fitr celebrations in India are celebrated same as the Pakistan because there is no any big difference in both countries in celebrating. The Muslims which are living in India also starts the 1st day with a small and precious prayer.
Many Hindus also celebrates the Eid ul Fitr celebrations because of love, peace & humanity. They also became happy on Eid days. They arrange different programs for Muslims.
Eid ul Fitr Celebrations in Saudi Arabia