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Eid al Fitr begins at sundown

May 2

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

On the day of Eid, fasting isprohibited. The end of Ramadan is generally celebrated by a ceremonialfast-breaking, as well as the performance of the Eid prayer in an open, outdoorarea or mosque.

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May 2
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“Listen carefully, my child, to your master's precepts, and incline the ear of your heart. Receive willingly and carry out effectively your loving father's advice, that by the labor of obedience you may return to Him from whom you had departed by the sloth of disobedience.”
–St. Benedict of Nursia, The Rule of Saint Benedict