When is Ramadan in Morocco | Date of Ramadan 2019

When is Ramadan in Morocco 2019:

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The month of Ramadan 2019 in Morocco will begin in the  evening of Sunday 5th May.

When Ramadan enters, the gates of Paradise are opened, the gates of Hellfire are closed and the devils are chained.” (Al-Bukhari and Muslim)

Dates of Ramadan (2013 to 2019): 

It is obvious that the month of Ramadan begin on the same date in every country. But a difference of 10 days in always into notice for every Islamic year. 10 days are reduced from the previous year for the new year.

Year Date Day
2011 1st August Monday
2012 20th July Friday
2013 9th July Tuesday
2014 29th June Sunday
2015 18th June Thursday
2016 7th June Tuesday
2017 27th May Saturday
2018 16th May Wednesday
2019 5th May Sunday
2020 24th April Friday

 

In Morocco, this holy month is given extra importance if you compare it with other countries. The Muslims of Morocco perform special prayers and they also fast according to the commandment of Allah Almighty.

DST Switches – Morocco:

Morocco and Egypt are known to be the only two countries that suspend DST for the month of Ramadan. As Muslims are fasting, these states tend to reduce one hour from the daylight hours for the convenience of Muslims.

In this way, the time of fasting becomes short and the sunset takes place an hour earlier as compared to the normal routine.

The clocks in Morocco are turned back by one hour at the start of Ramadan and the clocks are switched to the same former time which was changed for Ramadan.

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