What is Ramadan?
In 2023, Ramadan started on the evening of Wednesday, 22 March and will finish on the evening of Friday, 21 April.
Ramadan is the Arabic name for the ninth month of the Islamic calendar.
It is considered one of the holiest months for Muslims and is marked by a period of fasting, considered one of the Five Pillars of Islam.
How do I wish someone ‘Happy Ramadan’?
You’re welcome to say, “Happy Ramadan” or “Happy Eid”.
You can also say “Ramadan Mubarak”, which means: “Have a blessed Ramadan.”
Another popular greeting is “Ramadan Kareem”, which means: “Have a generous Ramadan.”
Watch the video to find out more and how you can support your Muslim colleagues during Ramadan.