Maghreb Arab Press

Thursday First Day of Ramadan in Morocco: Ministry of Islamic Affairs

Rabat  -  
The holy month of Ramadan will start on Thursday in Morocco, the ministry of endowments and Islamic affairs said in a statement.

"The ministry informs all citizens that it had observed, on the evening of Wednesday, Shaaban 29th, 1439 of hegira, corresponding to May 16th, 2018, the lunar crescent of the holy month of Ramadan," the statement said.

"The observation of the lunar crescent has been confirmed and the first day of the blessed month of Ramadan 1439 of hegira will be Thursday, May 17th, 2018," the source added.

Last modified : 16 May 2018

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