Eid prayers for Tuesday

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The minister, in an interview, said the public "should not be confused" about the moon-sighting process and expressed confidence that the Ruet-e-Hilal Committee would also declare June 5 as the first day of Eid in Pakistan.

The Grand Mufti of Australia called on the community to "display the true and peaceful image of Islam and the true spirit of being an Australian Muslim", during Eid.

The Imams and Ulemas of the Asian countries, on June 3, will attempt to confirm the sighting of the crescent moon on Monday, for the month of Shawwal 1440, on 29th Ramadan.

The official told the Khaleej Times that in all other emirates, the prayers will be held 20 minutes after sunrise. An announcement from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is awaited, where the sunset time has approached.

If the moon is sighted than the festival of Eid al-Fitr 2019 will be celebrated in these Asian countries tomorrow, that is on June 4. Likewise, The Saudi Royal Court will also meet after Maghrib prayers today to decide the first day of Ramadan based on the moon sighting reports it will receive.

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One of the most important days for Muslims, the holiday is the "festival of breaking the fast".

Muslim lunar months last between 29 and 30 days depending on the sighting of the new moon on the 29th night of each month which, if visible, declares the month is 29 days only, while if not, it completes 30 days.

The traditional Eid greeting is to say "Eid Mubarak".

Muslims across the world begin Eid day celebrations by partaking in the yearly prayer service that takes place shortly after dawn.