Muslims celebrate Eid-al-Fitr holiday

Bronx Muslims celebrated the holiday of Eid-al-Fitr, which marks the end of a month of fasting.Eid-al-Fitr represents a three-day celebration of the end of Ramadan,

THE BRONX - Bronx Muslims celebrated the holiday of Eid-al-Fitr, which marks the end of a month of fasting.

Eid-al-Fitr represents a three-day celebration of the end of Ramadan, a traditional Muslim month of fasting, that includes elaborate feasts, charitable acts and family gatherings.

Many say the holiday is a time to spend with family and friends.

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