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Eid al-Fitr begins at sundown

May 23

At the end of Ramadan, Muslims celebrate the “Festival of Fast-Breaking.”

On the day of Eid, fasting is prohibited. The end of Ramadan is generally celebrated by a ceremonial fast-breaking, as well as the performance of the Eid prayer in an open, outdoor area or mosque.

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May 23
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“And let them first pray together, that so they may associate in peace.”
–St. Benedict of Nursia, The Rule of Saint Benedict