Holy Month Of Ramadan Begins Today

UAE President pardons 935 prisoners ahead of Ramadan

During Ramadan, Muslims abstain from drinking and eating from dawn until dusk.

The length of Islamic lunar calendar months, the ninth of which is Ramadan, varies between 29 and 30 days. This year, Ramadan is expected to begin on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.

Ramadan is a holy month that commemorates when the Quran was first revealed to the prophet Muhammad.

"Ramadan is a time of self-reflection meant to deepen one's spiritual growth and renew a sense of appreciation for the many blessings God provides". The ongoing tragedies in Yemen, Syria, Iraq, Burma, across Africa and most recently the escalation of violence by Israeli occupied forces against the Palestinians in Gaza cast a shadow of sadness and mourning.

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She is believed to have taken her seven-year-old daughter, Hafsa Hailey Ahmad, and authorities are anxious for her safety. It was unclear of where Ahmad may be headed, but authorities noted that she has lived in Tennessee and Texas in the past.

From why the month of Ramadan moves to how it is celebrated, here is your guide to the holy month. Mr. Trump's decision helped add fuel to the fire of the escalating confrontations resulting in a great toll on innocent Palestinians.

In a statement on Monday, the Mufti of Singapore, Mohamed Fatris Bakaram, wished all Muslims in Singapore a blessed Ramadan.

Saudi Arabian moon observers said there was no sight of the Ramadan crescent on Tuesday, meaning millions of Muslims around the world will begin the holy month on Thursday.

Announcing the timings of various services during the holy month, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said from Saturday to Wednesday, the Metro service will be operational on both the lines from 5am to 12am.

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