Karpowership Ghana supports Eid-Ul-Fitr celebrations

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The Moon Sighting Committee of the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has announced that tomorrow, Sunday, June 25, 2017 is the first day of the blessed Eid al-Fitr in Qatar. "Eid Mubarak" is exchanged by each and every individual in the form of greetings.

Karpowership Ghana Company has made donations to about 200 Muslim households in the Tema New Town Community, as part of its activities to celebrate this year's Eid-ul-Fitr.

The Armed Forces of the Philippines will observe an 8-hour "humanitarian pause" against the Maute Group on on Sunday, June 25, in deference to the Eid'l Fitr celebration of the Muslim world. "We ask Almighty Allah to return this occasion to everyone with good and blessing".

His Masters Voice in Kolkata published the record of the Nazrul's ageless song a few days before the Eid-ul-Fitr in February in 1932.

It is hard to predict when Eid -al-Fitr will take place, because the timing of it is based on the Islamic lunar Calendar.

Eid-ul-Fitr literally means "festival of breaking the fast".

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A number of mosques and prayer grounds with separate spaces for women prayers have been also prepared.

"In fact, if you're a family and you want to go to the Eid celebrations, you might feel safer if there's local police presence", he said.

Remember, these dates are only estimates, subject to moon sightings.

He also urged Muslims to always pray for national peace and progress and tolerate one another for sustained unity in the country. Muslims in most countries rely on news of an official sighting of the new Moon, rather than looking at the sky themselves.

The Islamic Center of Southern California will be hosting an Eid celebration at the Pasadena Convention Center on Sunday, and the OC Register reported that 20,000 Muslims are expected to attend an Eid prayer in Anaheim at Angel Stadium.

The celebration is a public holiday in many Muslim countries, but is not one in the United Kingdom, despite a campaign for it to be recognised back in 2014. In Pakistan, Eid al-Fitr holidays last three days while Indians get just one day for Eid al-Fitr on Monday, June 26.