TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulated the Islamic countries’ heads of state and nations on the religious festivity of Eid al-Fitr, marking an end to the holy month of Ramadan.
In separate messages sent to Islamic countries on Tuesday night, President Rouhani described the festive occasion of Eid al-Fitr as the embodiment of unity, solidarity, and consolidation of social ties among Muslims.
The Iranian president also expressed the hope that at the end of the holy month of Ramadan, the world would witness stronger solidarity among Muslim countries, the elimination of hatred and hypocrisy, and the establishment of peace and stability across the globe.
At the end of his message, Rouhani wished all Muslims around the world dignity and prosperity.
Eid-al-Fitr marks the end of Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar.
Also called Feast of Breaking the Fast, Eid al-Fitr is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide.
The solemn festival is a specific day on which Muslims are not permitted to fast.
Muslims do not only celebrate the end of fasting but thank God for the help and strength that He gave them throughout the holy month to help them practice self-control.
The great Eid is also a time of forgiveness, and making amends.