Eid ul-Fitr 2018 Date India: When is Eid al-Fitr in 2018?

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Eid ul-Fitr 2018 Date India: The auspicious festival of Eid marks the end of Ramadan, a religious tradition where Muslims abstain from food and water between dawn to dusk during the period. They follow the Islamic lunar calendar, where the followers offer Eid prayers in Eidgahs and mosques on the first day of the month of Shawwal.

People observe roza (fast) during the holy month of Ramadan and people are already gearing up to celebrate Eid al-Fitr with great fervour and gaiety. This year, Eid ul-Fitr in India will be celebrated across the country, except Kerala, on June 16, Saturday.