This festival, in the month of Shawwal, celebrates the end of the 30 days of fasting
ordained for every Muslim. It is marked by joyful feasts and the distribution
of alms to the poor and distressed.
This three-day Muslim festival is celebrated in the month of Dhul Hijjah to pay
tribute to Prophet Ibrahim's willingness to sacrifice his son at god's instruction.
Observed in the first month of the Islamic calendar, this is a period of mourning
for Muslims. It commemorates the death of Hazrat Imam Hussain in the battle of