Monday, April 22, 2024
More
    HomeTelanganaRamzan Commences as Moon is Sighted

    Ramzan Commences as Moon is Sighted

    Related stories

    Owaisi accuses PM Modi of targeting Muslims for votes

    Asaduddin Owaisi, the leader of AIMIM, criticized Prime Minister...

    Madhavi Latha, BJP MP candidate from Hyderabad, addresses complaint against her

    BJP candidate K Madhavilatha, who ran for the Hyderabad...

    Zoo hosts educational event to commemorate World Earth Day

    To celebrate World Earth Day, Nehru Zoological Park in...

    Muslims in Hyderabad are excited as the holy month of Ramzan has begun. The crescent moon marking the start of Ramzan was sighted in different parts of the country, announced by the moon sighting committee, ‘MarkaziRuet-e-Hilal Committee’.

    People in the city are making arrangements to celebrate the 30-day Ramzan month with joy. Mosques across the state have special arrangements, markets are busy, and restaurants are ready to serve the famous Hyderabad delicacy Haleem.

    - Advertisement -

    During Ramzan, worshippers gather at mosques for prayers till midnight, have a pre-dawn meal (Seher), and wake up early for morning prayers. Fasting is observed from dawn to dusk during the holy month, which is the ninth month of the Hijri calendar and considered the holiest month in Islam.

    Also read:  Conference held to discuss sustainable solutions for MSMEs

    Muslims refrain from eating, drinking, and engaging in sexual relations during the fast. Streets in the Old City and other Muslim-majority areas were bustling with people attending ‘Namaz-e-Taraweeh’ prayers at mosques to mark the beginning of Ramzan.

    - Advertisement -

    Special arrangements this year include air coolers in most mosques due to the hot March weather. Mosques are also decorated with lights and tents for shade. Markets were crowded with people buying dates for the holy month, with over 10 tonnes arriving from foreign countries like the Middle East.

    Traders near Charminar have stocked up merchandise for setting up stalls along the stretch between Pathergatti and Shahalibanda, transforming it into a lively Night Bazaar during Ramzan.

    Also read:  CEO reminds public that summer is no excuse to skip voting
    - Advertisement -
    Rajesh M
    Rajesh Mhttps://www.telanganatribune.com
    Latest News from Hyderabad, Telangana, India & World!

    Follow us

    3,565FansLike
    179FollowersFollow
    1,202FollowersFollow
    965SubscribersSubscribe

    Contribute News

    You can contribute an article to Telangana Tribune by dropping a mail at newsdesk@telanganatribune.com

    Latest stories

    LEAVE A REPLY

    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here