“Ramadan is the month whose beginning is mercy, whose middle is forgiveness and whose end is freedom from fire.”
- Holy Prophet Muhammad
Ramadan Kareem, everyone! Ramadan is the holiest month in Islam’s Hijri calendar and this year, it stretches from March 22nd to April 21st according to the Gregorian calendar. Ramadan is commonly described as a month of introspection and prayer and observants celebrate by fasting (or, abstaining from food and drink) from sunup to sun down.