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FAST FACTS: What you should know about Eid al-Fitr, end of Ramadan

Jun 05, 2019 - 6:45 AM

(4th UPDATE) As our Muslim countrymen celebrate this solemn feast, get to learn a few facts about Eid al-Fitr

EID MUBARAK. Muslims worldwide are expected to celebrate the end of Ramadan once the new moon is sighted in the first week of August. Graphic by Ivy Pangilinan/Rappler

Filipino Muslims' 1st synchronized new moon sighting

Jul 18, 2012 - 6:14 PM

During the month of Ramadan Muslims observe a dawn to dusk fasting that involves abstention from food drinks sex gossip and other vices