Ramadan set to start next week

Imam Eljam BardiWith Ramadan set to begin on Monday Shepparton Imam, Eljam Bardi, is wishing all Muslims the best for a blessed month. Celebrated each year as the ninth month on the Islamic calendar, the Holy month of Ramadan is a time of fasting, prayer and charity to commemorate the first revelation of the Quran to Muhammed.Read more…

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Ramadan – The Islamic Holy Month of Fasting

ramadan is a month of fastingRamadan (sometimes spelled Ramadhan) is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, during which Muslims fast or do not eat or drink during the daytime. The date for the start of Ramadan is slightly different each year, depending on the position of the moon. Once Ramadan starts, Muslims should not eat or drink between dawn and sunset. This usually continues for thirty days, but sometimes twenty-nine days.

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