Russian President Vladimir Putin appealed to the Muslims on the eve of Eid al-Adha, RIA Novosti reported. The head of state asked the believers to celebrate the holiday at home, as it suggest Muftis.

Eid al-Fitr – Islamic celebration to mark the end of Ramadan, celebrated mass ritual prayer. Then the Muslims set up a holiday table, together with relatives, neighbors and loved ones

Also made return visits to the hotel. In celebration, believers handed out the gifts, help the poor, and ask each other for forgiveness.

In 2020, Eid al-Fitr falls on the night from 23rd to 24th may.

Earlier, as reported “the Rambler”, the representatives of the spiritual administration of Muslims of St. Petersburg and North-West region of Russia called on the faithful to stay at home, celebrating Eid al-Fitr. According to religious figures, that requires a complex sanitary-epidemiological situation associated with the spread of coronavirus infection.