These are the Sunnahs of Prophet Muhammad PBUH of how he used to celebrate Eid al Fitr, Eid is an auspicious occasion for all Muslims.
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This article will help you know how Prophet Muhammad PBUH used to celebrate Eid during his lifetime.
He used to make dua during the night before Eid.
He (PBUH) used to perform Eid Salah after doing Ghusl (Bath). – (Al-Muwatta/Ibn Majah).
Eating Something Sweet Before Eid Salah
Prophet Muhammad PBUH used to eat Dates in odd numbers, such as 1 Date, 3 dates, or 5 Dates.
Paying Zakat al Fitr
It is mandatory to pay Zakat al Fitr before you pray Eid Salah.
Applying Perfume and Kohl
Prophet Muhammad PBUH used to apply Attar perfumes and Kohl in his eyes. (Sahih Bukhari)
Congratulate Each Other and Hug
He used to Hug and congratulate each others. (Fathul-Bari)
He Used to Recite Eid Takbeer
Taking different routes
He used to take different routes while going for Eid Prayer and returning from Eid Salah. (Sahih Bukhari)