The Grand Mufti of Lebanon, Sheikh Abdel-Latif Derian, issued the following statement:
“We did sight the crescent moon for the month of Shawwal. Therefore, tomorrow, Wednesday, May 12, will be the thirty-day complement of the Holy Month of Ramadan, and Thursday, May 13, 2021, will be the first day of Eid al-Fitr of 1442 AH.”
We would like to congratulate the Muslims on this blessed occasion, and we ask God to accept their fasting and prayers. May Allah bless Lebanon with a peaceful and prosperous future.
His Eminence, the Mufti of the Republic, Sheikh Abd al-Latif Derian, will perform the Eid al-Fitr prayer and sermon at 6:01:25 on the morning of Eid at the Mohammad Al Amin Mosque, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, in the commercial center of Beirut.
Due to the current circumstances and the Corona pandemic, His Eminence, the Mufti of the Republic, apologizes for receiving well-wishers in Dar Al Fatwa.