The solar eclipse has inspired many mythical stories and influenced human behavior. Even today, eclipses of the Sun are considered bad omens in many cultures. more
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).
Is Ramadan Start a Public Holiday?
Ramadan Start is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.
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Ramadan Start Observances
|2010||Wed||Aug 11||Ramadan Start||Public Holiday|
|2011||Mon||Aug 1||Ramadan Start||Public Holiday|
|2012||Fri||Jul 20||Ramadan Start||Public Holiday|
|2013||Tue||Jul 9||Ramadan Start||Public Holiday|
|2014||Sun||Jun 29||Ramadan Start||Public Holiday|
|2015||Thu||Jun 18||Ramadan Start||Public Holiday|
|2016||Tue||Jun 7||Ramadan Start||Public Holiday|
|2017||Sat||May 27||Ramadan Start||Public Holiday|
|2018||Wed||May 16||Ramadan Start||Public Holiday|
|2019||Mon||May 6||Ramadan Start||Public Holiday|
|2020||Fri||Apr 24||Ramadan Start||Public Holiday|
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