Monday June 24, 2019

Ramadan 2011

Muslims praying in Mecca during RamadanMuslims praying in Mecca during Ramadan

Ramadan for the year 2011 starts on Monday, August 1st lasting 30 days and ending at sundown on Tuesday, August 30th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Sunday, July 31st.

Ramadan is 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.

Monday, August 1st is day number 213 of the 2011 calendar year with -7 years, -10 months, -23 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Ramadan 2011.

More information on Ramadan. (Traditions, Customs and History)

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

August 2011 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Aug 7Friendship Day 2011Observance-2879
Aug 9Tisha B'Av 2011Jewish-2877
Aug 13Raksha Bandhan 2011Hindu-2873
Aug 15Assumption of Mary 2011Christian-2871
Aug 19National Aviation Day 2011Observance-2867
Aug 21Krishna Janmashtami 2011Hindu-2865
Aug 21Senior Citizens Day 2011Observance-2865
Aug 26Laylat al Qadr 2011Muslim-2860
Aug 26Women's Equality Day 2011Observance-2860
Aug 31Eid al-Fitr 2011Muslim-2855
Aug 31Ganesh Chaturthi 2011Hindu-2855

Ramadan by Year