For those of you who don't know what happens during the holy month of Ramadan - here is some basic information to give you a flavour. it was written a few years ago, but many have found it useful: Ramadan in the UAE
Here is a snippet:
Why is Ramadan important? Muslims believe that the Quran was revealed to the Prophet Muhammed during this month on the of night of Laylat ul Qadr, which is on one of the last ten nights of Ramadhan - those are the nights when people will be awake all night praying.
Here are the prayer timings:
Ramadan prayer times for Dubai
Ramadan prayer times for Abu Dhabi
The other emirates are slightly ahead of Dubai. E.g -1 or -2 minutes for Sharjah, -2 for Ajman, -4/5 for RAK.
Ramadan Kareem / Ramadan Mubarak - We hope your Ramadan is fulfilling.
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