Ramadan for the year 2015 starts on Thursday, June 18th lasting 30 days and ending at sundown on Friday, July 17th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Wednesday, June 17th.
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 2015?
Thursday, June 18th is the 168 day of the 2015 calendar year with -3 years, -4 months, -3 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Ramadan 2015.
June 2015 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Jun 1||Laylat al Bara'at 2015||Muslim||-1238|
|Jun 4||Corpus Christi 2015||Christian||-1235|
|Jun 6 - Sat||D-Day 2015||Observance||-1233|
|Jun 14 - Sun||Flag Day 2015||Observance||-1225|
|Jun 18 - Thurs||Ramadan starts 2015||Muslim||-1221|
|Jun 21 - Sun||Summer/Winter Solstice 2015||Season||-1218|
|Jun 21 - Sun||Fathers' Day 2015||Observance||-1218|