Ramadan likely to begin on March 23 in UAE
Moon Desk: The holy month of Ramadan this year is likely to begin on March 23 (Thursday) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
As per astronomical calculations, the holy month will last for 29 days, with the first day of Eid ul Fitr likely on April 21 (Friday).
The Emirates Astronomical Society said Eid ul Fitr holiday in the UAE is from Ramadan 29 to Shawwal 3 (Hijri Islamic calendar months).
It was also revealed the likely dates of Eid ul Adha.
According to the Emirates Astronomical Society, the first day of Islamic month Dhul Hijjah will be on June 19 (Monday). This means that Eid ul Adha will likely be on June 28 (Wednesday).