Eid-ul-Fitr marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan and is the first day of the 10th Islamic month of Shawwal.
It is an auspicious festival celebrated by an estimated 1.5 billion Muslims around the world to mark the end of the month-long fasting season
Eid ul Fitr 2019 date, time
This year, Eid ul Fitr will be celebrated in India on June 5, 2019, while UAE and Saudi Arabia celebrated the festival today after the moon was sighted late on Monday evening, reported the Khaleej Times.
Many other countries including Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, and Afghanistan also celebrated Eid today. Meanwhile, Eid ul Fitr will be celebrated in Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, Pakistan, India, and Australia on Wednesday as soon as the moon is sighted.