The Caucasian Muslims Office has issued a fatwa on the beginning of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.
A meeting of the Board of Cadis of the Caucasian Muslims Office was held May 26, where a fatwa was issued on the beginning of the month of Ramadan.
According to the fatwa, this year the first day of the month of Ramadan will fall on June 7, while festive prayer (namaz) will be committed on July 6.
The holy month of Ramadan was sent down for the Muslims in the second year of Hegira. Ramadan teaches people to love Allah, to test their will and patience. It also teaches people to be wise and honest.