So, you’re probably asking when is Ramadan 2012 if you happen to stumble on this page. Don’t worry as we’re here to provide you the dates of Ramadan 2012.
When is Ramadan 2012?
In Ramadan 2012, the holiday is expected to start on July 20th, which is Friday and will last for 30 days. It will end on August 18th, which is Saturday.
In other part of the world like North America, Ramadan 2012 may start on July 21st Saturday.
What is Ramadan?
Ramadan is the ninth month of the lunar Islamic calendar. Muslims all around the world observe a fast during the daylight hours of this month.
During the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims try to give up their bad habits to become a better person. They observe fast and abstain from other physical needs to discipline themselves. The month of Ramadan is that time of the year when Muslims restrain and discipline themselves to purify their souls and focus their attention on God. It is a time for self-sacrifice and self—control.
The Ramadan begins when the crescent moon has been sighted. Since Islam base their dates on lunar calendar, the actual date of the Ramadan may vary from year to year. Also, when the Ramadan starts may vary from country to country