Ramadan begins in United Arab Emirates
Quick FactsRamadan is a period of prayer, reflection and fasting for many Muslims worldwide. It is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar.
Ramadan begins 2017Thursday, May 25, 2017
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Ramadan (also known as Ramadhan or Ramzan) is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar. It is a time when Muslims around the world focus on prayer, fasting, giving to charity, and religious devotion. The last third of Ramadan is a particularly holy period, as it commemorates when the Koran's (Qu'ran) first verses were revealed to the Prophet Muhammad (Mohammad or Muhammed).
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Ramadan begins Observances
|Weekday||Date||Year||Name||Holiday type||Where it is observed|
|Mon||Jun 6||2016||Ramadan begins||National holiday|
|Thu||May 25||2017||Ramadan begins||National holiday|
Other holidays in May 2017 in United Arab Emirates
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