Ramadan is the ninth month in the Muslim lunar calendar. Healthy adult Muslims fast in Ramadan from dawn until dusk. This includes abstaining from drinking, eating, immoral acts and anger. Other acts of worship such as prayer, reading the Quran and charity are also encouraged during the holy month.
Muslims also recognize the Quran was revealed in Ramadan.
Council of Imams of Ottawa-Gatineau Important Guidance to the Muslim Community Preparing for Ramadan and Timetable
Council of Imams of Ottawa-Gatineau Preparing for Ramadan Important Guidance to the Muslim Community and Timetable