Tripura Muslims pray for world peace ahead of Eid

On the Eid day, which has fallen on Monday in Iran, Muslims attend prayers in congregation, listen to sermons and give Zakat al-Fitr or donations to the poor.

Chief cleric of the mosque Maulana Abdul Rehaman, read out the special prayer for global peace.

Accordingly, the message conveyed to the entire humanity through the Ramalan or Eid-ul-fttr celebration is universal in its manifest.

All over the world, Eid is celebrated all over the world.

In each Muslim country, religious scholars are tasked with observing the sky to spot the crescent of the moon, which signifies the beginning of Shawwal, the month that follows Ramadan in Islamic calendar.

In a message on Sunday evening, President Rouhani congratulated the world Muslims, particularly the Iranian people, on the Islamic festival of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan.

The festival marks the end of Ramadan during which believers abstain from eating and drinking during daylight hours.

After the solemn prayers, people joyfully greeted each other with a embrace and "Eid mubarak" in mosques, homes and public places. In UK, Europe, America and in Muslim countries Eid-al-Fitr is celebrated on 25 June Sunday. "From my family to yours".

The holiday celebrates the conclusion of the 29 or 30 days of dawn-to-sunset fasting during the entire month of Ramadaan.

The Chief Minister appealed to people not to forget the orphans, widows, destitute and all those who suffered during the nearly 30-year long turmoil in the state during the festivities of Eid and play their positive role in bringing them back to the mainstream of society by generously donating for their welfare and cause. With Muslims around the world, the U.S. renews our commitment to honour these values.

Sadaqah, meaning "charity", is the concept of voluntary giving in Islam.

"This day offers an opportunity to reflect on our shared commitment to building peaceful and prosperous communities".

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