- Eid al-Fitr will be celebrated on May 3 in India
- Here's everything you should know-- from moon sightings to celebrations across the world
Eid al-Fitr 2022 Moon Sighting UPDATES: Muslims all over the world will be celebrating one of their biggest festivals of Eid al-Fitr this month. While the exact timing of the moon sighting in India has not been confirmed yet, the festival will be celebrated on Tuesday, May 3. Saudi Arabia's Supreme Court and the moon sighting committees in the UAE, Qatar and other Arab states have announced that they will celebrate Eid on Monday, May 2. Accordingly, Muslims in India, Pakistan, and other South Asian countries celebrate Eid.
The people of the Muslim community during the month of Ramadan pray for peace and fast between dawn and sunset. Apart from this, they even engage themselves in humanitarian activities like giving alms to the underprivileged. Towards the end, intense prayers during the Laylatul Qadr or the Night of Power take place. Just in case you are going to celebrate Eid, here's everything you should know-- from moon sightings to celebrations across the world.