Ramadan for the year 2022 is still going on. It started on 2 April 2022 in Pakistan and will end on 2 May 2022. It is the most pious month of the Muslim Religion and it ends with another beautiful day of Eid-ul-Fitr. The translation of "Eid-ul-Fitr" from Arabic is the "festival of breaking the fast".
At the end of Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic Lunar Calendar, Eid-ul-Fitr is celebrated worldwide. It is a joyous day for all the Muslims who have been fasting during the month of Ramadan. People wear new clothes and Traditional Jewelry and hug each other by saying 'Eid Mubarak'.
How is Eid-Ul-Fitr Celebrated Worldwide?
After Maghrib Prayers on the last day of fasting marks the start of Eid-Ul-Fitr. There are different traditions related to Eid-Ul-Fitr which are practiced by Muslims all over the world. The main features of the Eid-Ul-Fitr Celebration are -
Appreciation Of Food
Food restrictions in Ramadan remind us of the importance of the food options we get to eat. The Eid-Ul-Fitr brings out a lot of food options and teaches us to share them with the less fortunate members of the community. Food is a crucial part of this festival. People cook a lot of recipes on Eid, there are some traditional recipes like-
- Sheer Khurma
- Beef Rendang
People offer prayers to the almighty and prepare lavish feasts to enjoy with their loved ones.
Appreciation Of Good Health
Fasting is very good for our health and by this, we can know the hidden strength of our body to fast and be able to practice self-control. Eid-Ul-Fitr is the time to appreciate the strength and power our body poses during the time of fasting.
A healthy body is the most important part of life. You are only able to enjoy these festivals if you have good health. This festival is a reminder for one to take care of your body.
Appreciation Of Family
Like all other festivals, Eid-Ul-Fitr is the time to spend with family and friends. We all are busy handling our lives and these festivals are an excuse to finally get together with our families and make some memories.
Eid-Ul-Fitr is celebrated with family and friends exchanging sweets and gift items. It is the time to show gratitude towards your family as they are the pillars of your life which keep you going.
Appreciation Of Good Looks
Eid is the best time to look amazing. It is a tradition to wear new clothes and jewelry. People go to Masjid and perform prayers in groups and wear beautiful dresses.
It is really important to feel good about yourself and wearing beautiful clothes and accessories gives you a lot of confidence. Always appreciate the fact that you can provide yourself and your family with new clothes and essentials.