Emirates Celestial Association unveils anticipated schedule for Ramadan 2024.
When will Ramadan fall in 2023?
The Emirates Celestial Association, under the stewardship of Chairman Ibrahim Al Jawal, has disclosed the projected timeline for Ramadan 2024. The sacred period of fasting, from the break of dawn until dusk, will potentially commence on March 12, 2024.
With a six-month countdown to the holiest month in the Islamic calendar, the journey begins this coming weekend. The month of Rabi Al Awwal is foreseen to make its entrance on Saturday, September 16, 2023.
This sanctified period of fasting will culminate on Friday, April 11, ushering in the joyous celebration of Eid Al Fitr on Saturday, April 12.Nonetheless, it’s important to note that the official commencement of this holy month hinges on the sighting of the crescent moon, an event that draws the faithful closer to the divine.
What is the significance of the month of Ramadan?
Ramadan, a cornerstone of the Islamic calendar, holds profound significance for millions of Muslims worldwide who observe it with fasting, devout prayer, and acts of benevolence. The ninth month in the Islamic lunar calendar, Ramadan, is marked by profound spirituality, communal unity, and the sacred practice of fasting. It holds a cherished place in the hearts of countless muslims around the globe.
During this hallowed month, work hours are adjusted, and certain eateries may choose to close their doors during daylight hours. Similarly, schools may operate on abbreviated schedules, accommodating the collective commitment to spiritual enrichment.
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