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Mangaluru: Crescent moon sighted - Eid-ul-Fitr to be celebrated on Jun 15


Daijiworld Media Network - Mangaluru

Mangaluru, Jun 14: Muslims in the coastal region of Karnataka will celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr on Friday June 14.

The crescent moon was sighted in Kerala late evening on Thursday June 14, after which Qazi of Mangaluru Twaka Ahmed Musliyar announced that the festival would be celebrated on Friday in the city.

Announcement about Eid celebration on Friday was also made by P M Ibrahim Musliyar, Qazi of Udupi, Chikkamagaluru and Hassan.

The festival of Eid-ul-Fitr marks the end of the month of Ramadan, during which Muslims around the world fast every day from dawn to dusk. 

Special Eid prayers are offered in congregation on the morning of the festival at Idgah and other mosques.

The crescent moon marking the end of Ramazan month heralding the new month of Shawwal has also been sighted in the UAE, reports said.

 


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  • maria, mangalore

    Fri, Jun 15 2018

    ''EID -MUBARAK '' to all our sisters & brothers

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  • jyothi, Mangalore

    Fri, Jun 15 2018

    EID MUBARAK TO ALL OF YOU.... HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY..
    I WISH YOU VERY HAPPY PEACEFUL FESTIVAL...

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  • Vincent Rodrigues, Bengaluru/Katapadi

    Fri, Jun 15 2018

    Eid Mubarak and all the best to all our Muslim well wishers.

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  • Abdul Jabbar, Mangalore

    Fri, Jun 15 2018

    To all my brothers and sisters of daijiworld .' EID MUBARAK TO U.MAY ALLAH BLESS YOU ALL WITH HEALTH WEALTH AND PROSPERITY'

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  • Jd, Mangalore

    Fri, Jun 15 2018

    The school holiday is undecided till last minute. I wish there was a good reliable way to know the holiday at least two days ahead. Everyone calling each other to know the holiday

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  • Jenifer, Mangalore

    Fri, Jun 15 2018

    Inconvenience to children who follow Islamic faith. If they don't go, it will be a day of absence and loss anyway if they forget all festivities and decide to go.

    For others, holiday on Saturday is better because they will get tow days' continuous holiday.

    Eid Mubaarak.

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  • Mohammad Arif, Al/Khobar/ Mangalore

    Fri, Jun 15 2018

    لا إله إلا الله وحده لا شريك له ،له  
    الملك وله الحمد وهوعلى كل شيء قدير

    May Allah accept our fasting and the prayers we performed during 
    Ramadan and grant us his kind of mercy, peace and happiness in this  
    EID and always .
    AMEEN
    HAPPY EID- UL-FITR

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  • Syed, Shj

    Fri, Jun 15 2018

    Taqabbal Allahu Minna wa Minkum.

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  • Harish, Kadaba

    Thu, Jun 14 2018

    Eid Mubarak to all

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  • Ashel D'souza, Mangalore

    Thu, Jun 14 2018

    Eid Mubarak.........May God bless u all

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  • Ayman hassan, Kudroli

    Thu, Jun 14 2018

    EID MUBARAK kullu amwantu bikhair (may you be well every year)

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  • Samith Ahmed, Mangalore/Kingstown

    Thu, Jun 14 2018

    Eid Mubarak to all !!! Delighted that We have Eid on same day in West Indies also it is tomorrow. Now its 1230 pm , 29th day of ramadhan still going on .
    May allaha bless with his grace and kindness to each and everyone.
    Ameen.

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  • Baktha, Mulki

    Thu, Jun 14 2018

    🌙"Thaqabbalallahu minna va minkum"
    I wish you very happy and peaceful EID. May Allah Accept all Our good deeds,. EID MUBARAK.🌙

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  • Nayeem khan, Dubai

    Thu, Jun 14 2018

    Eid Mubarak.
    May allaha bless with his grace and kindness to each and everyone.
    Ameen.

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  • Arun pinto, Mangalore

    Thu, Jun 14 2018

    Eid Mubarak to all our Muslim community.. allha bless us all .. peace be with us ....

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  • Rakshi, M'lore

    Thu, Jun 14 2018

    Eid Mubarak..!!!

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  • HENRY MISQUITH, Bahrain

    Thu, Jun 14 2018

    The moon has been sighted. Here comes Eid so just go steady lots of duas is all I request. Just wanted to wish you Eid Mubarak to all Muslims around the world .

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