Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, and is observed by Muslims
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Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar. Every day during this
month, Muslims around the world spend the daylight hours in a complete fast.
Jun 22, 2016 ... All your questions about Ramadan — the month of intense prayer, dawn-to-dusk
fasting and nightly feasts for millions of Muslims — answered.
Jun 6, 2016 ... It is a big week for the world's 1.6 billion Muslims - 22 per cent of the entire global
population - as they get ready for the holy month of Ramadan.
Jan 9, 2017 ... Ramadan, Arabic Ramaḍān, in Islam, the ninth month of the Muslim calendar
and the holy month of fasting. It begins and ends with the ...
An explanation of Ramadan for non-Muslims. History, purpose, practices, fasting,
Jun 6, 2016 ... Millions of Muslims around the world on Monday marked the start of Ramadan, a
month of intense prayer, dawn-to-dusk fasting and nightly ...
There are as many meanings of Ramadan as there are Muslims. The third "pillar"
or religious obligation of Islam, fasting has many special benefits. Among these ...
In the religion of Islam, Ramadan is the holiest time of the year. For a month,
Muslims fast during daylight hours to show their loyalty to and praise for Allah.