Learn more about Ramadan
Did you know the month of Ramadan started on June 6th? Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and is a month of fasting, prayer, and self-reflection for many Muslims. To learn more about how Ramadan is observed in Canada, BC, and in Victoria, please visit http://www.macnet.ca, (Muslim Association of Canada), http://www.thebcma.com/ (BC Muslim Association) and http://org.thebcma.com/victoria (Victoria branch website for the BCMA). The end of Ramadan, this year likely on July 5th, is marked by the celebration of Eid al-Fitr.