All over Kerala
Visit Kerala on the eve of Eid ul fitr, the mood of devotion in the air will make you spellbound. The festival is celebrated to mark the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. On the day of Id, the faithful attend special group prayers held in mosques and large grounds. Following this, people embrace each other, greeting 'Id Mubarak', conveying the spirit of love, peace and co-operation. The spirit of festivity goes high in the wearing of new clothes and visiting the homes of friends and relatives. To the special feast of the day, members from the other communities are invited.
In Kerala, festival dates are decided in accordance with the Malayalam calendar and the local traditions and customs. We have calculated the festival dates based on these. But there can be changes in the dates according the customs and rituals associated with each place of worship. As such, these should be considered only as approximate dates and have to be confirmed with the local authorities.