Moon not sighted; 1st of Ramadan on Wed
Fasting is the third of the five pillars of Islam. A healthy, adult and sane Muslim has to fast one month a year. Ramadan is also a month of forgiveness and during the last 10 days, one night is called Lailat-ul-Qadar, and a prayer on that night is worth more than 1,000 months of worship.
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