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UAE Eid Al Fitr 2021: Prayer timings across UAE

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Last updated on May 12, 2021 at 01.12 am
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Mosques across the UAE would host socially distanced Eid Al Fitr prayers this year, it was announced on Monday. Strict Covid safety protocols will be in place for the prayers.

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Depending on when the Shawwal crescent is sighted, Eid Al Fitr 2021 would be either on Wednesday, May 12; or Thursday, May 13.

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The authorities concerned in the UAE have released the timings for the Eid prayers.

Abu Dhabi

>> Abu Dhabi city: 5:57am

>> Al Ain: 5.50am

>> Madinat Zayed: 6.01am

Dubai: 5.52am

Sharjah

>> Sharjah city: 5.51am

>> Al Hamriya: 5.51am

>> Al Dhaid: 5:50am

>> Al Batayeh: 5:50am

>> Al Madam: 5:51am

>> Al Maleha: 5:51am

>> Sharjah eastern area: 5:48am

Ajman: 5:51am

Ras Al Khaimah: 5.48am

Umm Al Quwain: 5.50am

Fujairah: 5:48am

The special prayers are offered in congregation on the first day of the Islamic month of Shawwal – which follows the holy month of Ramadan.

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The total duration of the prayer, including the sermon, is limited to 15 minutes. Mosques and musallahs will open 15 minutes before the prayer and close immediately after.