2004 News Story

Ramadan begins on Friday, October 15

The Royal Court has announced that Friday, October 15, will be the first day of the holy month of Ramadan. The Higher Judiciary Council has not received any eyewitness report of the crescent moon of the new month, and therefore tomorrow, Thursday, October 14, will be Shaaban 30, the completion of the month. The Council extends its congratulations to all Muslims on the advent of the holy month.