The Eid-Ul-Fitr five-day holidays for the public sector in Dubai and UAE have been announced starting from August 19th, until the end of Ramadan when the new moon sighting indicates breaking of the fast. Augut 19th, 2012 for the Muslims so will be officially Eid ul-Fitr (in Arabic: عيد الفطر ‘Īdu l-Fiṭr), often abbreviated to Eid, the Muslim holiday that marks the end of the Holy month of Ramadan. Muslims are commanded by the Qur’an to complete their fast on the last day of Ramadan and then recite the Takbir prayer all throughout the period of Eid. Government workers will rejoin their work on August, 24th.
In some countries the Ramadan ends one day later.
The fasting period observed Holy month of Ramadan hard proved metabolism. We recommand not to exceed with the food, specially in first days after Ramadan, to let the body accustoms again to the usual feeding.
In Dubai, the celebrations include Muslims wearing new (traditional) arabic clothes to welcome the festivities: kandoora or thoub and igal.