Ramadan, a brief overview:
Ramadan is the 9th month of Islamic Calendar year which comes after Shaban month. Ramadan was established by Allah Almighty is a sort of introspection for Muslims. Ramadan testifies the inner soul of Muslims. Allah Almighty revealed the Quran during Ramadan month. Allah said in Quran, ”The month of Ramadan in which I revealed the Quran as guidance to mankind” (2:185). The night on which Allah revealed entire Quran is known as Laylatul-Qadar, which is better than 1000 ordinary nights of worships for Allah. Ramadan 1436 Hijri is likely to start from 18 or 19 June 2015 depending upon moon sighting.
Muslims around the world make special arrangements for Ramadan to seek forgiveness from Allah Almighty. Ramadan 2015 is coming in the month of June which is very hot in most of the countries. During Ramadan, Fasting during Ramadan month is one of the 5 basic fundamentals of Islam. Muslims avoid eating, drinking, smoking and any sort of intake in either liquid or food items from sun rise to sun set. Apart from that, Muslims avoid any sort of devil and bad behaviors. Allah almighty has gifted the festival of Eid-Ul-Fitar to Muslims which is a 3 day event starts from very first day of Shawwal which is 10 lunar month of Islamic Calendar.
Ramadan 2015 Dates:
Ramadan month will start after the observance of moon. In some countries, the expected date of 1st Ramadan 1436 Hijri is likely to be 18th of the June 2015, while Ramadan in rest of countries may start from 19th of the June 2015.
Muslims Population spans all over the world, Muslim population spans from East Asia to, South Asia, Middle East, Africa, Europe and in Latin America. Muslims arrange for Ramadan and offer prayers, father for special religious prayers during Ramadan to seek the divine blessings of Allah Almighty.
Ramadan 2015 Date in Saudi Arabia:
Saudi Arabia is the origin of Islam, where Allah send Muhammad PBUH to preach the teachings of Islam. People of Arabia become civilized by adopting the teachings of Islam. Saudi Arabia is home to 30 million Muslim People, while majority is Whabi or Sunni Muslims. Ramadan 1436 Hijri in Saudia is likely to start from 18th of the June 2015.
Ramadan 2015 Date in Pakistan:
Pakistan is one of the largest Muslims majority country in World and is only Muslim Nuclear Power. The country is home to about 200 million people. Ramadan 1436 Hijri in Pakistan is likely to start from 19th of the June 2015, depending upon the moon sighting. Here are the first day sehri and Iftar Timing for major cities of Pakistan.
Sehri 3: 18 AM & Iftar 7:11 PM
Sehri 4:13 AM & Iftar 7:24 PM
Sehri 3:14 AM & Iftar 7:21 PM
Sehri 3:18 AM & Iftar 7:28 PM
Ramadan 2015 in USA:
The super power of world is home to more than 3 million Muslim population. Muslims in USA follows the Islamic teachings in their lives. They pray daily, fast during Ramadan, perform Hajj and all other Islamic religious obligations. Ramadan 1436 Hijri in USA is likely to start from 19th June 2015, depending upon moon sighting. The first Ramadan timing for major US cities are likely to remain as:
Sehri 3:45 AM & Iftar8:31 PM
Sehri 4:18 AM & 8:07 PM
Sehri 3:32 AM & Iftar 8:29 PM
Sehri 3:55 AM & Iftar 8:33 PM
Sehri 5:03 AM & Iftar8:25 PM
Ramadan 2015 Date in UAE:
UAE (United Arab Emirates) is a Muslim majority county with 9.3 million Population.UAE is also known as land of expatriates mostly belongs to South Asian Region. Ramadan 1436 Hijri is possibly start on 18th of the June 2015.
Ramadan 2015 Date in UK:
Islam is spreading among the people of United Kingdom, while the increasing numbers of immigrants to UK are also increasing the population of Muslims in UK. The country of 1.8 million Muslims will possibly announce the observance of moon for Ramadan month from 19th of the June 2015.
The Suhoor or Sehri Time for major cities is likely to remain as under:
Sehri 2:26 AM & Iftar 9:21 PM
Sehri 2:34 AM & Iftar 9:44 PM
Sehri 2:28 AM & Iftar 10:02 PM
Sehri 2:31 AM & Iftar 9:33 PM
Sehri 2:30 AM & Iftar 9:41 PM
Ramadan 2015 Date in India:
The wrong partition of Sub continent is a reason that a large number of Muslims are still residing in India. India is largest non-Muslim country in terms of population with over 200 million Muslims. Ramadan 1436 Hijri will is likely to start from 17th of the June 2015. Following are the Sehri and Iftar Timings for major Indian Cities:
Sehri 3:43 AM & Iftar 7:28 PM
Sehri 4:24 AM & Iftar 6:38 PM
Sehri 4:35 AM & Iftar 6:48 PM
Sehri 4:27 AM & Iftar 7:28 PM
Ramadan 2015 Date in EGYPT:
EGYPT is second largest economy in Africa and home to 90 million People with majority form Muslim Community. Ramadan 1436 Hijri in Egypt is possibly starts from 18th June 2015. Ramadan Sehri and Iftar Timing for main cities of Egypt are expected to be:
Sehar 4:08 AM & Iftar 7:59
4:06 AM & Iftar 8:00 PM
Sehri 4:08 AM & Iftar 7:59 PM
Sehri 4:02 AM & Iftar 8:00 PM
Ramadan 2015 Date in Qatar:
The small stateof 2.1 million People with 12% local residents is a Muslim dominant country. Qatar is known for its Oil Reserves. Ramadan 1436 Hijri will possibly starts from 18th of the June 2015, the local Hilal Committee will Decide the moon observance for the month of Ramadan. The Sehri Timing for first Ramadan is expected to starts on 3:11 AM while Iftar will be on 6:27 PM.
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Ramadan 2015 Quotes:
Ramadan Quotes are provides inspirations and motivations to implement the true spirit of Islam by following the famous leaders of Islam. Here are some famous Ramadan 2015 Quotes:
(It was) the month of Ramadan in which was revealed the Qur’aan, a guidance for mankind and clear proofs for the guidance and the criterion (between right and wrong). So whoever of you sights (the crescent on the first night of) the month (of Ramadan i.e. is present at his home), he must observe Sawm (fasts) that month…” ~ [al-Baqarah 2:185]
He is the One GOD; the Creator, the Initiator, the Designer. To Him belong the most beautiful names. Glorifying Him is everything in the heavens and the earth. He is the Almighty, Most Wise.” ~ [Quran 59:24]
Allah is with those who restrain themselves.” ~ [Quran 16: 128]
“O ye who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that ye may (learn) self-restraint.” ~ [al-Baqarah, 2:183]
“When My servants ask you about Me, I am always near. I answer their prayers when they pray to Me. The people shall respond to Me and believe in Me, in order to be guided.” ~ [al-Baqarah, 2:186.
“Allaah has made Laylat al-Qadr in this month, which is better than a thousand months, as Allaah says…The Night of Al-Qadr is better than a thousand months. Therein descend the angels and the Rooh [Jibreel (Gabriel)] by Allaah’s Permission with all Decrees, there is peace until the appearance of dawn.”~ [al-Qadar 97:1-5]
“Wishing you and your family the blessings of Ramadan.”
“Aaj Q ye Aasmaan Sajaya Jaraha hai.
Lagta hai koi Mehmaan Bulaya ja Raha hai.
Jannat Mein Q khari hai Sajdaj k ye Sawari.
Aisa kon hai Jis k liye fizao ko mehkaya Ja Raha hai.
Kis ki hai Aamad aaj Aasmano k Sar Par.
Bahot dair se Chand bhi Muskuraye ja Raha hai.
Aaj Paighamber bhi Khare Saf Bandh k Intaizar e Imaam .
Wo kon hai jo Paighambaro ko Namaz Parhane Aa Raha hai.
Jab Pucha kisi Ne kon hai Wo Zaat Khuda Se.
Khuda Ne Kaha Mera Mehboob MUHAMMAD (S.A.W) Aa Rha hai.”
“Jo Aaj Ki Raat 3 Martaba
Surah Yaseen Parhay Ga
Umar Me Barkat
Rizk Me Izafa Aur Farakhi
Aur Naghani Afaat Say
Mehfooz Rakhay Ga
Shab-e-Barat Mubarak Ho”
“B4 My Books Are Sealed Tonight,
I Would Like 2 Ask U 2
Please Forgive Me 4 Anything
I May Have Done 2 Hurt You.
Intentionally Or By Mistake!
Rehmaton Ki Ai He Rat
Dua He Ap Sada Rahen Abad
Dua Me Rkhna Hamen B Yad
Mubrak Ho Apko Shab E Barat”
“The philosophy of fasting calls upon us to know ourselves, to master ourselves, and to discipline ourselves the better to free ourselves. To fast is to identify our dependencies, and free ourselves from them.”
“Clarity and consistency are not enough: the quest for truth requires humility and effort.”
“Malaysia is a country unlike any other: Full of promise and fragility. Its history, cultural and religious diversity make it a rich, compelling and surprising land.”
“We must master our egoism, and through this mastery, step outside ourselves and educate ourselves in giving. Fasting requires that we rediscover all that is alive around us, and reconcile ourselves with our environment.”
“The process of reclaiming the self is one of reconciliation with meaning.”
“In its haste to bolster nationalism, in its obsession with security, Europe is losing its soul.”
“The strength of democratic societies relies on their capacity to know how to stand firm against extremism while respecting justice in the means used to fight terrorism.”
“Cultures are never merely intellectual constructs. They take form through the collective intelligence and memory, through a commonly held psychology and emotions, through spiritual and artistic communion.”
“Our pluralist society must provide its citizens with the tools to understand religions, their symbols and their practices.”
Here are some of the benefits of Ramadan and Fasting:
Daily sadqa during Ramadan helps poor and needy people and hence resulting in social welfare
5 times prayers train you about doing things timely
5 times ablution practice keep you neat and clean
Fasting and praying for the sake of Allah will make you evaluating yourself daily, and hence you improve yourself on daily basis
Iftar Time realize you the countless blessings of Allah in the shape of food items
Fasting gives you opportunity to rain yourself with Islamic Sharia