Ramadan begins in Brunei
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
|Wed||Aug 11||2010||Ramadan begins||Public Holiday|
|Mon||Aug 1||2011||Ramadan begins||Public Holiday|
|Fri||Jul 20||2012||Ramadan begins||Public Holiday|
|Tue||Jul 9||2013||Ramadan begins||Public Holiday|
|Sun||Jun 29||2014||Ramadan begins||Public Holiday|
|Thu||Jun 18||2015||Ramadan begins||Public Holiday|
|Tue||Jun 7||2016||Ramadan begins||Public Holiday|
|Sat||May 27||2017||Ramadan begins||Public Holiday|
|Wed||May 16||2018||Ramadan begins||Public Holiday|
|Mon||May 6||2019||Ramadan begins||Public Holiday|
|Fri||Apr 24||2020||Ramadan begins||Public Holiday|
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 2017Saturday, May 27, 2017
Ramadan begins 2018Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Other holidays in May 2017 in Brunei
- Royal Brunei Armed Forces Day – Wednesday, May 31, 2017