Eid ul-Fitr 2020

Eid ul-Fitr 2020 in India will begin in the evening of Sunday, 24 May and ends in the evening of Monday, 25 May

Eid ul-Fitr 2019Wednesday, June 05, 2019
Eid ul-Fitr 2020Monday, May 25, 2020
Eid ul-Fitr 2021Thursday, May 13, 2021
Eid ul-Fitr 2022Tuesday, May 03, 2022
Eid ul-Fitr 2023Saturday, April 22, 2023
Eid ul-Fitr 2024Wednesday, April 10, 2024


Every Muslim ought to perform these duties regardless of where they live and their social repute.

The "Five Pillars of Islam" are:

 ShahadaTestify that none has the right to be worshipped but Allah & Muhammad is his Messenger
 SalahOffering Salah (prayer) five times a day
 ZakatPaying the Zakat(giving alms or charity)
 HajjGoing to pilgrimage to the House of Allah at Makkah.
 FastingFasting in the month of the Ramadan

Eid-ul-Fitr Prayer

"Allaho-Akber, Allaho-Akber.
La ila-ha ill-lal-lah. Allaho-Akber, Allaho-Akber. Wa-lilahill hamd"
Means, "Allah is great, Allah is great. There is no god but Allah. Allah is great, Allah is great. And all praises are for Allah" is recited to honor and glorify the greatness of Allah.

Method of Eid Prayers

(This method is based on Hanfi school of Islamic method which is followed by about 75% Muslims in the world)

  • Follow the Imam by raising both hands up to the ears, say Allahu Akbar, this is the first Takbeer to enter in the Salat.
  • Then fold your hands in the front and recite the ‘Sanaa', subhaanakallahumma... till the end.
  • Then say Allahu Akbar thrice, following you imam, each time raising both hands up to the ears and droping them. After each takbeer there is going to be a slight pause in which Subhanallah may be recited thrice.
  • After the third takbeer the hands should be folded in front and listen to the imam reciting Aoozubillah, Bismillah, Surah Fateha and some other Surah and Perform Ruku as Imam says Allahu Akbar
  • Go to Sajdah as usual following your imams takbeer.
  • In the second rakaat imam will first recite Surah Fateha and some other Surah, then will say three takbeers after it.
  • Hands will not to be folded in all these three takbeers but dropped after each takbeer.
  • Then go into the Ruku just after the fourth takbeer.
  • Listening to Khutbah after the Eid Salaat is Wajib.

Eid-ul-Fitr Dua

تَقَبَّلَ اللهُ مِنَّا وَمِنكُم
Taqaballahu minna wa minkum
Means- May Allah accept from you and us

Eid Mubarak Messages in Hindi

अल्लाह आपको ईद के
मुक्कदस मोके पर तमाम
खुशियाँ अता फरमाएँ
ईद मुबारक
मुबारक़ मौक़ा अल्‍लाह ने अता फरमाया,
एक बार फिर बंदगी की राह पे चलाया,
अदा करना अपना फर्ज़ तुम ख़ुदा के लिए…
खुशी से भरी हो ईद आपके लिए.
दिलों में प्यार जगाने को ईद आई है,
हंसो की हंसने-हंसाने को ईद आई है।
आपको हमारी तरफ से ईद मुबारक

Eid Mubarak Messages in English

May the auspicious occasion of Eid,
Bless you with peace and bring joy to your heart and home.
Eid Mubarak!
Eid Mubarak
We pray that Allah's blessings would fill your life with pleasure and open the doors of success today, tomorrow and always.
May Allah bless you with success in whatever you do.
Eid Mubarak

Quran Quotes on Eid-ul-Fitr

O you who have believed, decreed upon you is fasting as it was decreed upon those before you that you may become righteous.
Surat Al-Baqarah 2:183
The best charity is that given to a relative who does not like you.
And whosoever fears Allaah and keeps his duty to Him, He will make a way for him to get out (from every difficulty)
al-Talaaq 65:2
The best charity is that given to a relative who does not like you.
O ye who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that ye may (learn) self-restraint.
al-Baqarah, 2:183
Call on Me; I will answer your (prayer)...
The Holy Quran (40:60)
"And the servants of Allah are those who walked on the earth in humility and when the ignorant address them they say 'Peace'
Do not dispute with your brother, ridicule him, nor promise him and then break your promise.

Eid Recipes

Eid-ul-Fitr brings with itself thousands of reasons to celebrate and rejoice in the glory of Allah. It’s time to meet friends, family and relatives and celebrate and share joy. And nothing’s like the delicious and scrumptious food to treat our self and our loved ones. This festive month try some absolutely marvelous dishes for your friends, families and relatives.

Meethi Seviyan

  • Sewaiyan 1/2 Kilogram (vermicelli)
  • Khoya 1/2 Kilogram (made from milk)
  • Sugar 900 Gram
  • Cardamoms 25 , powdered
  • Milk 300 Gram (1 Glass)
  • Pure ghee 250 Gram
  • Mix chopped dry fruit 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
  • Water 1 1/2 Cup (24 tbs), 1 1/2 glass - to prepare sugar syrup /chashni

  • First heat ghee in a pan add crushed sewainyan ( varmicelies) in it and fry it low flame, after few minutes add chopped dry fruits in it and fry it more minutes
  • Remove pan from flame.
  • Now Khoya sorte in low flame for few minutes in another pan and add in the sewaiyan.
  • Prepare sugar syrup ( add water in sugar and cook it) in another pan.
  • Now add milk in fried sewaiyan and put it on low flame for 5-7 min.
  • And the end add sugar syrup in sewainyan and keep it low flame 5-7 min.
  • Now the dish is ready, serve it garnish with chopped dry fruit

Mutton Korma

  • ½ kg Boneless mutton.
  • ½ tbsp cumin
  • Coconut paste. (½ cup)
  • 1 tbsp Ginger paste
  • 1 tbsp Garlic paste
  • Onions. (Finely chopped 1 cup)
  • Poppy seed paste. (½ cup)
  • Coriander powder 1 tbsp
  • Red chili powder ½ tsp
  • Turmeric powder ½ tsp
  • 2 Bay leaves
  • 6-8 Cloves
  • Nutmeg powder
  • 6-8 Green elaichi
  • Cinnamon sticks
  • Oil 4 tbsp
  • Salt to taste

  • Roast dry cloves, elaichi, jeera, cinnamon sticks and nutmeg powder and then ground them to a fine paste
  • Heat some oil in a saucepan
  • Put oil in a pan, heat it and fry onions till they turn golden brown
  • When onion change to golden brown, add ginger, turmeric powder and the garlic paste
  • Add the ground masala, red chili, salt to taste and boneless mutton to the saucepan
  • Pour some water and boil till the mutton becomes tender
  • Add the paste of poppy seeds and coconut paste along with the roasted coriander powder Boil for another ten minutes. Garnish with coconut paste and serve hot

Eid Gift Ideas

Eid-ul-Fitr is the time when Muslims send their warm wishes to their dear ones, and offer them gifts as a token of their love. So, here's a list of some of the most ideal Eid gift ideas to pick from, for your loved ones.

An important aspect of Eid celebrations is the customary exchange of thoughtful gifts among loved ones. Since the festival of Eid is around, we are sharing with you some exciting gift ideas for your dear ones!

Eid Picture Gallery

Last Updated: 24th May, 2020