Ramadan for the year 2004 starts on Saturday, October 16th lasting 30 days and ending at sundown on Saturday, November 13th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Friday, October 15th.
Ramadan is observed in the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. It is a month of fasting, prayer, giving and self-evaluation observed by Muslims. The month lasts 29-30 days depending on the sightings of the crescent moon.
More information on Ramadan. (Dates, Customs and History for Ramadan)
|When:||Ninth Month of Islamic Calendar|
How many days to Ramadan 2004?
Saturday, October 16th is the 289 day of the 2004 calendar year with -14 years, -1 month, -5 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Ramadan 2004.
October 2004 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 4||Child Health Day 2004||Observance||-5161|
|Oct 7||Shemini Atzeret 2004||Jewish||-5158|
|Oct 8||Simchat Torah 2004||Jewish||-5157|
|Oct 9||Leif Erikson 2004||Observance||-5156|
|Oct 10||Columbus Day 2004||Federal Holiday||-5155|
|Oct 14||Navratri 2004||Hindu||-5151|
|Oct 15||Boss's Day 2004||Observance||-5150|
|Oct 22||Dussehra 2004||Hindu||-5143|
|Oct 31||Daylight Saving Time - ends 2004||Daylight Saving||-5134|
|Oct 31||Halloween 2004||Observance||-5134|