Ramadan is one of the most awaited months in the Muslim countries. It is the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar. As soon as this month arrives all the Muslims of the world are required to carry out with the fast in the daylight hours in a complete fast. This month is welcomed with great zeal and zest just once in a year in all the Muslim countries of the world.
Know How About what is Ramadan Month:
In the blessed month of the Ramadan Muslims from all over the world abstain from all food, drink, and other physical needs during the daylight hours. Well this month is not about how much you keep yourself away from the food and drinks. But it is all about how much you can purify your soul and refocus attention on God. Hence it is all about practice of the self-discipline and sacrifice. It would not be wrong to say that during the month the Muslims are called upon just for the sake to re-evaluate their lives in light of Islamic guidance.
Importance of Ramadan in Islamic Countries:
Ramadan is one of the blessed months that is welcomed just once in the year. So therefore as soon as it arrives all the Muslims make sure that they do perform it with the pure heart and soul. They keep themselves away from all kinds of the bad habits such as smoking and drinking and even from the sexual relations. They hence have to keep away from the evil actions, thoughts, and words. This month let the Muslims get some idea about the feeling and condition of the poor and needy people who don't even get the chance to eat properly and has to stay hungry for the whole day. This day even let the Muslims get to know about the condition of those Muslims who have made themselves contended and happy with soul and heart by getting closer to God.
Beginning of Ramadan 2017:
This year in 2017 Ramadan month will be expected to start on 26th May 2017 and it will be coming to an end on 25th June 2017. This is not the confirmed date yet because the exact date usually arrives after the sighting of the moon. Different countries have their own calendars so all the Muslim countries in the globe don't follow the same date of the Ramadan month arrival. Even within Pakistan some of the provinces celebrates the Ramadan before one day as it is started in rest of the Pakistan. This month marks the arrival of the two main important things i.e. Umrah and Eid ul Fitr. Eid ul Fitr is a gift festival for all those Muslims who have remembered him in this whole month.
So this was the complete detail discussion about what Ramadan is and what the basic concept of this month is! You can visit this webpage to catch with the complete schedule of the Ramadan month 2017 in terms of Iftar and Sehri.