Top Places to Witness Eid Celebrations in India

The holy month of Ramadan has ended and the big day of celebration is finally here. Eid-ul-Fitr or Eid is celebrated with full zeal and high energy levels zeal throughout the country. The celebrations include prayers, family gatherings, exchange of gifts and some of the best mouth-watering delicacies.

Top 5 places where celebrations are in their full swing–

Jama Masjid, Old Delhi

The 350-year old heritage site, Jama Masjid remains packed with devotees during this festive time. The mosque and street outside witnesses celebrations in full swing. . You can spot some of the renowned restaurants and shops serving mouth-watering delicacies just outside the mosque.

Charminar, Hyderabad

The historic structure of Charminar is the centre of a lot of festive activities during the month of Ramadan. The entire area is brightened with people dressed in their finest clothes, to meet and greet their loved ones.


Haji Ali, Mumbai

Standing tall by the shores of the Arabian Sea is the divine Haji Ali Dargah. On the holy occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, the dargah is flocked by thousands of devotees from across the country. It is considered to be one of the most powerful places of worship in India.

Taj Mahal, Agra

Taj Mahal, an ivory-white marble mausoleum, is among the most loved attractions of the country. The red sandstone mosque in front of Taj Mahal serves as the praying grounds for hundreds of devotees on the last day of Ramadan. The Taj Ganj area hosts a glittering fair in the evening, which further adds to the festive feel.

 


Machkhowa Eidgah, Guwahati

Every year more than 10,000 people gather at Machkhowa Eidgah to offer prayers. The environment here is lively and full of positivity.

So, wait no more, visit one of these places to be a part of these grand celebrations.