Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Ramadhan Has Begun...Allahu Akbar

Ramadan will start on Wednesday, August 11, 2010

8/10/2010 - Religious - Article Ref: IC1008-4252

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By: IslamiCity Staff

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Mosque in Djenne Mali, West Africa

According to the Fiqh Council of North America:

1st of Ramadan will be on Wednesday, August 11, 2010

1st of Shawwal (Eid Al-Fitr) will be on Friday, September 10, 2010

Around the world most countries have announced that Wednesday will be the start of the fasting month.

Some mosques and communities may observe different criteria for determining the start of the lunar month. Please confirm with your local moon-sighting authorities to determine when to start Ramadan.

May Allah keep us on the right path, and accept our fasting and prayers.

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