Eid al-Fitr: the traditions of the Muslim holiday of breaking the fast



Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr – the end of the Holy month of Ramadan. About 200 thousand of the faithful came for the festive prayer in the Moscow Cathedral mosque. Prayer hall of 10 thousand people held only a small part of the audience. Wishing to hear the voice of the Imam filled all adjacent to the mosque street. Prayer mats spread on the pavement. There he prayed and listened to the sermon. Russian Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr two days.

As Muslims celebrate the end of the Holy month of Ramadan, in the Studio of the TV channel “MIR 24” said the Deputy mufti Marat Khazrat Alimov.

Marat Hazrat Alimov: Ramadan is one of the pillars of Islam. We this month received a great gift from the Almighty is all their book: the Psalms, the gospel, the Torah and the Koran. They are guidance for people.

Marat Hazrat Alimov: Celebrates the end of lent and the beginning of a new life, a new step of the way. In the days of fasting we improve your soul, your habits, we try to become better, we repent, there is a cleansing of the soul.