Hari Raya – Quotes, Greetings, And Hampers

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Mosque

Hari Raya is the day, which marks the completion of the Islamic holy month code-named Ramadan. In Singapore it is famous as Aidilfitri or Hari Raya puasa.

Ramadan is the month of forgiveness, kindness, calmness, and good deeds. It is a period of turning away from self-serving activities and elevating faith in God and turning towards the almighty. It is a time when one puts their mind and heart away from sin and fleshly desires.  Continue reading “Hari Raya – Quotes, Greetings, And Hampers”

Hari Raya – What, Why, when and How

Mosque
Mosque

Hari Raya Puasa stands for “Day of Celebration”. Marking the end of Ramadan, it is celebrated by Muslims in Singapore and Malaysia. This festival is observed by Muslims through visiting mosques early morning for prayers after which they visit the graves of their deceased family members. On this day, people wear new clothes and celebrate the occasion with their family and friends by exchanging gifts, sweets and biscuits.  

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