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If yes, you have come to the right place. Ramadan (रमजान, رمضان) in 2017 will be observed on Saturday, 27th May.
As per Islamic calendar, Ramadan (रमजान, رمضان) is ninth and the holiest month of the year.
Ramadan (रमजान, رمضان), also known as Ramazan, is the ninth month of Muslim Year also referred as the month of fasting. Muslims all over the world fast for the entire month and do not eat or drink anything from sunrise to sunset. On one hand it is a month of fasting, prayers, and religious activities and on the other hand, it is a month to relish on the delicious cuisine. During the month of Ramadan / Ramazan, people of the Muslim community visit Mosques daily and pray for their well-being.
Ramadan (रमजान, رمضان) is the month when fasting is mandatory for adult Muslims. However, it excludes people who are traveling, ill, pregnant, diabetic or going through menstrual bleeding. Ramadan begins on the same day every year as per the Islamic calendar. The dates on Gregorian calendar varies from year to year. However, Ramadan (रमजान, رمضان) in 2017 will begin on Saturday, 27th May.
Suhoor and Iftar are an important part of Ramadan (रमजान, رمضان) month. Suhoor refers to a pre-fast meal in the morning and Iftar refers to the fast-breaking meal. In between Suhoor and Iftar, consuming food, drinks, alcohol, cigarettes etc. is strictly prohibited. Eid ul-Fitr marks the end of Ramadan (रमजान, رمضان) and beginning oh next Islamic calendar month.