Indonesian Muslims attend prayers marking the start of Ramadan

6 May 2019
2019-05-06 11:12

Worshippers gathered for Taraweeh prayers on Sunday evening in Indonesia's capital Jakarta to mark the start of the holy month of Ramadan. Ramadan begins on Monday in Indonesia, and Muslims marked this with Taraweeh prayers on the night before.

sometimes, the beginning of Ramadan can fall on different dates due to regional differences in the exact timing of the beginning of the month and different interpretations of the calendar and religious opinions. during the holy month of Ramadan, observers have to abstain from food and drink from dawn until sunset.

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