Muslims have been advised to take beggars who belongs to their religion off the streets on this special day (Eid al-Fitr).
In a post sighted on Twitter, controversial Ghanaian blogger, Albert Nat Hyde has stated that Eid al-Fitr celebration would have been much more significant if Muslims help take 'chunk of beggars' who are mostly their own off the streets.
Albert Nat Hyde's tweet reads;
"#Eid would have much more significance if Muslims help take chunk of the beggars, who are mostly Muslims, off the streets."
'Feast of Breaking the Fast', is the earlier of the two official holidays celebrated within Islam (the other being Eid al-Adha). The religious holiday is celebrated by Muslims worldwide because it marks the end of the month-long dawn-to-sunset fasting of Ramadan. It falls on the first day of Shawwal in the Islamic calendar; this does not always fall on the same Gregorian day, as the start of any lunar Hijri month varies based on when the new moon is sighted by local religious authorities. The holiday is known under various other names in different languages and countries around the world. The day is also called Lesser Eid, or simply Eid.
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