Holy Month of Ramadan to Begin September 1
August 30, 2008
The Supreme Judicial Council has announced that the holy month of Ramadan will begin on Monday, September 1, according to a statement issued today by the Royal Court.
In remarks today, Chairman of the Supreme Judicial Council Sheikh Saleh Al-Luheidan congratulated Muslims around the world on the advent of the holy month.
Some three million Saudis studying or touring overseas are expected to return to the Kingdom for Ramadan.