Trump wishes Muslims 'warm greetings' for Eid

The first new moon after the start of Ramadan marks the end of the fasting month.

Muslims continue their fast until the last day of Ramadan and pay their fitra (charity which is incumbent upon every Muslim on this day) before offering the Eid prayer.

Ramadan is the month on the Islamic lunar calendar when Muslims abstain from food, drink and other "sensual pleasures" from dawn to sunset, according to CAIR.

Similar appeals have also been issued by the regional moon sighting committees in the three countries in South Asia which host a sizeable population of Muslims.

The chief minister reminded everybody of the basic message of Eid ul-Fitr that says "forgive and forget".

Officials at the Islamic Education Unit in the Ashanti Region are calling on parents not to allow their wards to stay home after the official Eid al-Fitr holiday. The process of moonsighting begins on the 29th day of Ramadan. After they see the new moon, there will be a period where you offer thanks to Allah for helping you practice self-restraint while you were fasting.

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For the first time in past several years both the Muslim communities celebrated Eid on the same day in Iraq in 2016.

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The Sultan said that the moon was sighted in parts of the country including Borno, Yobe and Adamawa.

Reports from London said new moon could not be sighted anywhere in United Kingdom on Saturday.

Egyptians attend the morning prayers for Eid al-Fitr celebrations, which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, in Cairo, Egypt, on June 25, 2017.

"We're all overwhelmed that so many people from different faiths and from across the world have travelled to Birmingham for this year's Celebrate Eid".

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