Eid Al Fitr 2021 in Germany falls on the first day of the month of Ramadan. During this period Muslims all over the world fast from dawn to sunset. The day of Eid is one which brings with it a lot of traditions and customs, including the breaking of the fast. This is when many Muslims all over the world to break their fast and Muslims around the world celebrate Eid Al Fitr on this day. What makes Eid Al Fitr relevant and significant for many Muslims is the fact that it falls on a Saturday which is a public holiday in Germany.
Germany has traditionally been a Protestant area. Although Islam is gaining a firm hold there too, there are large Muslim communities. Many in Germany feel that the Christian community does not celebrate Eid because of this. But this is not true as the number of Muslims in Germany has been increasing every year and many Muslims like to take part in Eid celebrations with their fellow Muslims.
The actual date of Eid Al Fitr is usually set for a month or two ahead. But this varies from place to place. In the Muslim-dominated neighborhoods in Cologne and Frankfurt there are preparations for the fast. They prepare for the fast by not eating or drinking from mid noon to sunset. They break their fast between Eid Al Fitr and Muharram.
When we speak about Eid Al Fitr celebrations the first thing that comes to your mind is the huge tents with signs reading “Eid Al Fitr Celebration in Your neighborhood.” The first thing that strikes you as you approach these celebrations are the colorful banners which read “Eid Al Fitr Worldwide.” It is these celebrations that draw Eid Lovers from all over the world to a place where they can celebrate Eid Al Fitr in a more traditional way. But what do these Eid celebrations involve? Here are some of the major highlights of the typical Eid Al Fitr celebrations in Germany:
The first day of the Eid Al Fitr is the most important of the entire Eid. Eid Al Fitr is considered to be the day of submission. It is during this time that a Muslim guarantees submission to Allah and adhering to his commands. The people then take a pledge not to eat or drink until the morning of the Eid. A camel ride and a parade are holding to start off the celebration.
Happy Eid Mubarak Text Messages:
- “I hope you enjoy each and every moment of it. May God accept our fasts and prayers…”
- “May the good times and treasures of the present become the golden memories of tomorrow. Wish you lots of love, joy, and happiness…”
- “Embrace with an open heart
Inspire with impressive attitude
Distribute happiness to all
Eid Mubarak 2021 Messages…”
- “Happy Eid Mubarak Wishes to everyone. May you all have a very happy and blessed Eid. Enjoy these amazing days and remember those who need our help…”
- “ Happy Eid Mubarak 2021. May Allah blessings be with you today, tomorrow, and always…”
- “May Allah’s Rahmat shine on you
and help you achieve every goal in your life…”
- Have a blessed and prosperous Happy Eid Mubarak 2021 Wishes…”
- “Happy Eid and Happy Holidays to Everyone Wishes Eid Mubarak Messages…”
There are other lesser known events during the Eid celebrations. The head of the house is covered with a white cloth during the day of Eid Al Fitr and a special Eid Al Fitr dinner is laid out for the whole family to celebrate. The special dinner includes an array of dishes from all around the world. Eid Al Fitr celebrations to mark the end of Ramadan and the beginning of the Islamic month of Ramadan. So don’t forget to plan your Eid Al Fitr celebration in Germany well in advance to enjoy it with your loved ones from all around the globe.