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Ramadan Start 2024 in Pakistan

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?

This is a holiday only for banks and bank employees. It is not a public holiday for the general population and businesses generally follow normal opening hours.

The month of Ramadan begins when the Waxing Crescent Moon can be observed in the evening sky.


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Ramadan Start Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2020–2025.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2020SatApr 25Ramadan StartBank Holiday
2021WedApr 14Ramadan StartBank Holiday
2022MonApr 4Ramadan StartBank Holiday
2023WedMar 22Ramadan StartBank Holiday
2023ThuMar 23Ramadan StartObservance
2024TueMar 12Ramadan StartBank Holiday
2025SatMar 1Ramadan Start (Tentative Date)Observance

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