Ramadan 2014 Dates Announced

Ramadan 2014 Dates Announced

18 Jun 2014

Ramadan is expected to begin on 29 June with Eid-al-Fitr on 28 July

The Holy month of Ramadan will start on Sunday 29 June 29 with Eid-al-Fitr beginning on Monday 28 July, it has been announced by the Sharjah Planetarium.

The Sharjah Planetarium revealed that the New Moon of Shawwal 1435 AH will be on Sunday 27 July for the UAE. So, the next day will be the start of Eid al-Fitr.

At the beginning of the month of Ramadan, daylight hours will be 13 hours and 45 minutes while the fasting period will be 15 hours and 15 minutes.

Towards the end of the Holy month, daylight hours will drop to 13 hours and 25 minutes, and the fasting period will be 14 hours and 55 minutes.