Eid al-Fitr for the year 2006 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Monday, October 23rd ending at sundown on Tuesday, October 24th.
Eid al-Fitr falls on the 1st day of the month of Shawwal on the Islamic calendar which marks the end of Ramadan and the beginning of the feast that breaks the fast.
More information on Eid al-Fitr. (Dates, Customs and History for Eid al-Fitr)
|Name(s):||Eid al-Fitr, Feast of Breaking the Fast|
|When:||1st day of Shawwal on the Islamic Calendar|
How many days to Eid al-Fitr 2006?
Tuesday, October 24th is the 296 day of the 2006 calendar year with -11 years, -11 months, -29 days until the celebration/ observance of Eid al-Fitr 2006.
October 2006 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 1||Dussehra 2006||Hindu||-4405|
|Oct 2||Yom Kippur 2006||Jewish||-4404|
|Oct 2||Child Health Day 2006||Observance||-4404|
|Oct 7||Sukkot 2006||Jewish||-4399|
|Oct 9||Leif Erikson 2006||Observance||-4397|
|Oct 9||Columbus Day 2006||Federal Holiday||-4397|
|Oct 14||Shemini Atzeret 2006||Jewish||-4392|
|Oct 15||Simchat Torah 2006||Jewish||-4391|
|Oct 16||Boss's Day 2006||Observance||-4390|
|Oct 19||Laylat al Qadr 2006||Muslim||-4387|
|Oct 21||Diwali 2006||Hindu||-4385|
|Oct 24||Eid al-Fitr 2006||Muslim||-4382|
|Oct 29||Daylight Saving Time - ends 2006||Daylight Saving||-4377|
|Oct 31||Halloween 2006||Observance||-4375|