Islam’s holy month of Ramadan celebrated by Muslims worldwide. Ramadan in 2018 will start on Wednesday, May 16 and will continue for 30 days until the 14th of June. As in the Muslim calendar, a holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day, so observing Muslims will celebrate Ramadan on the sunset of Tuesday, May 15.
Muslims hold prayers on the first night of the holy month of Ramadan at the Istiqlal mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia. Islam’s Holy Month of Ramadan is celebrated by Muslims worldwide marked by fasting, abstaining from foods, sex and smoking from dawn to dusk for soul cleansing and strengthening the spiritual bond between them and the Almighty.