Tehran (IP) - The Office of the Leader of the Islamic Revolution announced in a statement that tomorrow (Thursday, May 13, 2021) is the first day of Shawwal and Eid al-Fitr.

The text of the announcement is as follows:

In the name of God

Wishing the acceptance of the obedience and worship of the dear nation in the holy month of Ramadan,  hereby the honorable people of Iran will be informed that according to several reports received from the reliable and trustworthy observers, the sighting of the crescent moon of Shawwal al-Mukarram on the evening of Wednesday, May 12, 2021, in accordance with the 29th of Ramadan, 1442 AH, has been confirmed for the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei and  (Thursday) May 13 will be Eid al-Fitr.