Ramadan

Ramadan, also spelled Ramazan, Ramzan, Ramadhan or Ramathan, is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting, prayer, reflection and community.... Wikipedia

  • Also called:  Azerbaijani: Ramazan, Bengali: রমজান, translit. Romzan / Romjan, Persian: رمضان ‎, translit. Ramazan ‎, Hindi: रमज़ान, translit. Ramzan, Kurdish: ڕەمەزان ‎, translit. Remezan, Pashto: روژه ‎, Somali: Rabadaan or Rabmadaan, Turkish: Ramazan, Urdu: رمضان ‎, translit. Ramzan, Zazaki: Remezan, Albanian: Ramazani
  • Observed by:  Muslims
  • Type:  Religious
  • Celebrations:  Community iftars and Community prayers
  • Observances:  sawm (fasting), zakat and sadaqah (alms giving), Commemorating Nights of al-Qadr, reading the Quran, abstaining from all bad deeds and staying humble, taraweeh prayer (Sunni Muslims)
  • Begins:  At the last night of the month of Sha'ban
  • Ends:  At the last night of the month of Ramadan
  • Date:  Variable (follows the Islamic lunar calendar)
  • date:  Variable (follows the Islamic lunar calendar)
  • Frequency:  annual (lunar calendar)
  • Related to:  Eid al-Fitr, Laylat al-Qadr
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo
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