Most countries around the world celebrated Eid al-Fitr yesterday, while India celebrates the festival today. Eid al-Fitr or “sweet festival” is celebrated to mark the end of holy month of Ramadan. During this month, Muslims rigorously fast from dawn to dust. The celebrations vary by country depending on the view of the new moon.
Here are some celebrities and politicians who wished happy Eid to their fans and followers through social media:
My greetings on this pious occasion of Eid. ईद के पावन पर्व पर बधाई. pic.twitter.com/qof42gjXoD
Eid ul-Fitr Mubarak to Muslims around the world — to those celebrating it tomorrow in some countries and on Saturday here in India! — Shashi Tharoor (@ShashiTharoor) July 16, 2015
T 1932 – EID MUBARAK to all .. peace well being and love pic.twitter.com/s6BwwMTBWl
Eid Mubarak 🙌😊💫
— Sania Mirza (@MirzaSania) July 18, 2015
My best wishes to those celebrating the end of the holy month of Ramadan. Eid Mubarak. -H
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) July 17, 2015
Warm greetings to all on Eid, I pray for ”peace, prosperity,security of my country & entire world”.. pic.twitter.com/UcDU5zGKo0
— Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi (@naqvimukhtar) July 18, 2015
Eid Mubarak. Let the moonlight of peace and goodness shine on you all year long.
— Chetan Bhagat (@chetan_bhagat) July 18, 2015
My greetings & best wishes to all brethren of the Muslim community as we all celebrate EID. May prosperity & happiness reach us all.
— Dr Raman Singh (@drramansingh) July 17, 2015
Eid Mubarak to everyone,have a memorable day.
— Ashwin Ravichandran (@ashwinravi99) July 18, 2015
Eid Mubarak.Missing everyone back home but 1st day of shoot for @Saqibsaleem and I.. small ways God let’s us know he is watching n blessing
— Huma Qureshi (@humasqureshi) July 17, 2015