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HARI RAYA PUASA

When is Hari Raya Puasa in 2022?

Hari Raya Puasa in 2022 is on the Monday, 2nd of May (5/02/2022).

Hari Raya Puasa is on the 122rd day of 2022. There are 243 days left in the year.

Hari Raya Puasa Facts

  • Date: May 02, 2022
  • National
  • Also Called: Hari Raya Aidilfitri
  • Celebrations: Visiting relatives house, wearing traditional costumes
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Hari Raya Puasa means "Day of Celebration" is an important religious festival celebrated by the Muslims in Singapore and Malaysia. This festival is marked as the end of Ramadan that is one month of fasting.

On this day the Muslims go for prayers in mosques at early morning and followed by visiting the graves. In evening Muslims recite the takbir in mosques. For Hari Raya Puasa, oil lamps at homes and mosques are lighted from the 20th day of Ramadan and continue lighting bright until the end of the festival.

On Hari Raya Puasa everyone put on new clothes, houses are thoroughly cleaned and decorated, people celebrate the evening with friends and families with delicious food like cakes, sweets, biscuits, ketupat, rending (a meat cuisine) etc.

This festival is greeted with a great joy, symbolizes purification and renewal and signifies a victory of self-restraint.

Hari Raya Puasa Observances

DAY
DATE
HOLIDAY NAME
  • Thu
  • Oct 09, 2008
  • Sun
  • Sep 20, 2009
  • Fri
  • Sep 10, 2010
  • Tue
  • Aug 30, 2011
  • Thu
  • Aug 08, 2013
  • Mon
  • Jul 28, 2014
  • Sun
  • Jun 25, 2017
  • Fri
  • Jun 15, 2018
  • Wed
  • Jun 05, 2019
  • Sun
  • May 24, 2020
  • Thu
  • May 13, 2021
  • Mon
  • May 02, 2022

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Singapore in 2022

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
SaturdaySatJan 01, 2022Jan 01New Year's Day
TuesdayTueFeb 01, 2022Feb 01Chinese New Year
WednesdayWedFeb 02, 2022Feb 022nd day of Chinese New Year
FridayFriApr 15, 2022Apr 15Good Friday
SundaySunMay 01, 2022May 01Labour Day
MondayMonMay 02, 2022May 02Hari Raya Puasa
SundaySunMay 15, 2022May 15Vesak Day
MondayMonMay 16, 2022May 16Vesak Day Holiday
SaturdaySatJul 09, 2022Jul 09Hari Raya Haji
TuesdayTueAug 09, 2022Aug 09National Day
MondayMonOct 24, 2022Oct 24Deepavali / Diwali
SundaySunDec 25, 2022Dec 25Christmas Day