Ramadan is the most auspicious month of Islam across the world and is considered the ninth month of the Islamic calendar that appears at the end of the Shaban month. Ramadan will be observed this year on April 02, 2022, with the fast starting from April 03, 2022.
During this month of Ramadan, all adult Muslims keeps fast as it is one of the five pillars of Islamic faith. This obligatory fasting is known as ‘Roza’. During Ramadan, apart from fasting, people indulge in prayers, reflection, charity and humanitarian activities. People all over the world fast, which is also known as Roza with friends and family and the festival continues for 29-30 days and ends with Eid-ul-Fitr. Ramzan 2022: Saudi Arabia To Use Mobile App To Facilitate Pilgrimage to Mecca During Ramadan
Those who keep Roza can eat the first meal of the day, which is known as sehri, before the sunrise and they can end their fast by eating the evening meal (also known as iftar) after the sunset.
As the time of sunrise and sunset is different every day, the time of sehri and iftar is also different. Hence, it is important to keep a check on the Ramadan timings of each day. Ramzan 2022: How People Manage Fasting and Praying at Workplace
Sehri is generally observed at morning before sunrise, around 10 minutes before the call for the Fajr prayer, while Iftar is observed two minutes after the sunset with a call for the Maghrib prayer.
Sehri and Iftar Timings for Mumbai on April 20:
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Sehri and Iftar Timings for Delhi on April 20:
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Sehri and Iftar Timings for Lucknow on April 20:
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The holy month of Ramzan will end with Eid-ul-Fitr. Have a happy and blessed Ramzan.
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