INdia being the land blessed with the incredible source of happiness and prosperity…..the main sources of happiness among the people of india are festivals….as India which is famous with the name of land of festivals….as we all know india has the various diversity in each and every aspect as regards with people, caste, creed, religion etc….so as per the religions we had a different festivals and the distinct manner of celebrating these festivals….
Now as we all are aware that in the month of june a famous festivals of the muslims is celebrated every year with pomp and show….as ramadan is coming so here are some facts that we must know the some historical facts regarding the ramadan such as the ramadan date in which they will start, why is ramadan celebrated and many more including the exact word ramadan meaning and why this period of festival called ramadan and on a brief note as we all are aware in this festival muslim people show their devotion and dedication by keeping the fasts and in this post we will also see ramadan fasting rules and many more..
So before we start to gether the rites performed during this festival we all get to know exactly is what is ramadan so Ramadan month has word Ramadan and it is derived from the word “ramad” which means that anything which is intensely heated by the sun and the other associated word i.e. “ramdhaa” means the intense heat of the sun. In the arabs culture it is usually said that the sheep that they were ‘burned (ramidat) while they were grazing under the scorching heat of the sun to the extent that their livers became damaged (by the intense heat of the sun). So same is with the Ramadan as they believed that it burns the sins of the believers with righteous deeds.
Ramadan month is celebrated in different countries outrageously and in different manner as lights are hanged in public places and across the streets so as the sign of welcoming ramadan festival. And specifically lanterns in the Egyptian countries play a vital role as the perform the task of holding lanterns and greet allah the prophet of muslim community and celebrate his ruling.
Ramzan month us the ninth month as.per the islamic calendar and hold an significant place in the culture of muslim and it is also believes that the holy book “Quran” is written in this particular month. In this whole month the muslim community keEPs the day long fast namely “Roza” and the holy month is concluded with celebrations of Eid-A-Fitr in the first day of the next month where people celebrate the festival lavishly by wearing new clothes and offer Namaz.
Ramadan fasting rules are hard and fast as muslim community believe that this is the sole reason that they can get rid of the sin done by them knowingly or unknowingly. This ramzan festival is not only a festival but also a source of showing devotion to god by keeping fast and the ramadan fasting rules are not so easy as one has to refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids, smoking, and engaging in sexual relations. And this community is also guided to be away from any sort of sinful behavior that may detoriorate the reward of fasting. sinful behaviour also covers the vast aspect such as false speech, abusing, insulting, cursing, lying and fighting except in self-defense.
Pre-fast meals are offered to the indvidual before dawn commonly known as Suhoor, while the post-fast breaking feasts after sunset are called Iftar. And muslims also organises a Iftar party at their home by inviting their neighbours as well as relatives and offers them the meal and various sort of eatables. However It becomes compulsory for Muslims public to start fasting as soon as they reach puberty, so long as they are healthy and sane, and have no disabilities and illnesses but there are some exemptions to fasting as people who has an task of travelling, suffering from menstruation, severe illness, pregnancy, and breastfeeding.
However, many Muslims people with severe medical conditions insist on fasting to satisfy their spiritual needs, although it is not recommended by the hadith.
Spiritual rewards for fasting are also believed to be multiplying within the month of Ramadan. Fasting for Muslims during Ramadan typically includes the increased offering of prayers and recitation of the holy book “Quran” and performing good deeds and charity.
Not only this way ramadan is now celebrated technologically too….as muslim people send the Ramadan messages and wishes each other ramzan mubarak not only this social sites and social messaging apps are are also loaded with the ramadan wishes as well as ramadan quotes.
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