Saturday November 17, 2018

Ramadan 2008

Muslims praying in Mecca during RamadanMuslims praying in Mecca during Ramadan

Ramadan for the year 2008 starts on Tuesday, September 2nd lasting 30 days and ending at sundown on Wednesday, October 1st. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Monday, September 1st.

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)

Type:Observance, Muslim
When:Ninth Month of Islamic Calendar

How many days to Ramadan 2008?

Tuesday, September 2nd is the 245 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -2 months, -15 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Ramadan 2008.

September 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sep 1Labor Day 2008Federal Holiday-3729
Sept 3Ganesh Chaturthi 2008Hindu-3727
Sep 7National Grandparents Day 2008Observance-3723
Sep 11Patriot Day 2008Observance-3719
Sep 17Constitution Citizenship Day 2008Observance-3713
Sept 22Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2008Season-3708
Sept 27Laylat al Qadr 2008Muslim-3703
Sept 29Navratri 2008Hindu-3701
Sept 30Rosh Hashana 2008Jewish-3700

Ramadan by Year

Related Holidays in 2008

Federal Holidays 2008