National Council of Canadian Muslims. (2016, May 26). Canadian Muslims Begin Ramadan Observance [media release]. https://www.nccm.ca/canadian-muslims-begin-ramadan-2/
Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. During this month, Muslims fast from dawn to sunset (they do not eat or drink), and increase their spiritual connection. The article highlights the significance of Ramadan for Muslims. To mark the end of Ramadan, Muslims celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr.
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