Muslims are now almost at the end of their month-long fasting period known as Ramadan, which began on 16 May 2018. The period of fasting and introspection leads up to the celebration of Eid al-Fitr, the day after Ramadan ends. Ramadan always lasts between 29 and 30 days. But the date of Ramadan changes year by year because its timing is based on the lunar calendar.
In the holy month of Ramazan. It is time to get in the festive mood with our family and friends, and of course to gorge on lip-smacking delicacies. The film industry is also a big fan of Eid. Every year Shah Rukh Khan hosts a luncheon at his place for the media, and interacts with them. Baba Siddiqui hosts an iftaar bash right before Eid and the party marks attendance by the who’s who of the film and TV industry, and of course there is always a Salman Khan movie playing in theaters.
The festival of Eid has made its way on screen many times, in several movies. Who could forget Aaj Ki Party Meri Taraf Se by Salman Khan? Eid ka chaand has played a major role in many songs, so getting into the festive spirit, here are the best Eid songs that we have seen on screen over the years.
The traditional greeting of ‘Eid Mubarak’ is used by Muslims during the holy festival around the world and you will undoubtedly see it being sent around social media. Which one is your favourite Eid song?