How Many Days Until Ramadan 2018?
When: May 16, 2018 – Wednesday
The countdown we located above can show you the exact time about how many days until Ramadan.
How Many Weeks Until Ramadan?
What Is Ramadan?
Ramadan is one of the religious holidays of Muslim community which they do not eat or drink anything for a certain period of time during the day. This mainly depends on the rise and set of the sun however the restrict starts around 4 am and ends around 7 pm. Muslims pray to God before this period starts and eat their last meal around 4 am. Then their next meal will be at around 7 pm. Muslims perform this ritual in order to teach themselves self-denial just like their Prophet Mohammed had to do when he entered to a cave in order to hide from his enemies.
Why Is Ramadan Celebrated?
In fact, Muslim community does
not celebrate this event. It is more like a religious ritual adopted by the religious people. It offers a great opportunity to come together with the family and have the dinner all together. Most of the restaurants and other relevant food industry stores are closed during the period which eating and drinking are prohibited. However, most of the government institutions such as local governments organize events after the dinner time until the beginning of the next day’s ritual. This ritual lasts for 30 days as well.
What Can You Do on Ramadan?
If you are an outsider, Ramadan will be a great opportunity for you to learn more about the traditions of Muslims. You can attend the events which are organized by local government with the traditional activities of Muslims. In addition to these, you can also find many TV shows on television to watch which tell the history and story of Ramadan and Muslims in case you are in a country which adopted Islam.