Eid Mubarak

Shauna McHenry
As I am new to the Middle East I am experiencing the local culture for the first time and learning a lot about other traditions and religions.

The holy month of Ramadan was an educational experience for me and as it is coming to the end there has been a lot of talk about Eid Al Fitr. With a day off work to celebrate I thought I would find out a bit more about what exactly we are celebrating, and why no one could specify the exact date we had off until this week…