Ramadan to begin in Coastal Districts on June 6

Ramadan to begin in Coastal Districts on June 6

Mangaluru/Udupi/Bhatkal: The first day of fasting for Ramdan will begin on Monday, June 6 in the coastal districts with the sighting of the new moon at Kapad, Kerala.

ramdan-fasting-timings

This was announced by the Zeenath Baksh Central Juma Mosque and Edga Mosque treasurer S M Rasheed on Sunday, June 5. After the moon was sighted in Kapad, Moulana Thwaqa Ahammed Musliyar declared that Ramadan fasting would begin on Monday.

During this period, Muslims observe fasting during the day. It is believed to be the month when the first verses of the Qur’an were revealed to Prophet Muhammad. Muslims fast every day for the entire month, abstaining from food and water from dawn to dusk, besides devoting more time to prayer and more resources to charity.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of www.mangalorean.com or any employee thereof. www.mangalorean.com is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of www.mangalorean.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at  info@mangalorean.com. Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here