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Ramadan in 2016 will start on Monday, the 6th of June and will continue for 30 days until Tuesday, the 5th of July.
Note that the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day, so observing Muslims will celebrate Ramadan on the sunset of Sunday, the 5th of June.
Calling Christians Worldwide to Pray for our world’s Muslim Neighbors during their month of Ramadan. Muslims around the world are getting ready for the annual Ramadan, Islam’s holiest month. Christians are gearing up as well for the 30 Days of Prayer for the Muslim World, an international prayer initiative that began in 1993.
Millions of Christians worldwide, and from many denominations, have regularly participated in this concerted prayer effort for Muslims coinciding annually with the month of Ramadan, a time of the year when Muslims are much more deeply aware of spiritual matters. Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar.
Mission strategist and author David Garrison says: "We are in the midst of the greatest turning of Muslims to Christ in 14 centuries of Muslim-Christian interaction. More than 80% of all the Muslim movements to Christ in history have occurred in the past two to three decades, a time period that coincides with the modern prayer movement for Muslims. At the heart of this modern prayer movement is ‘30 Days of Prayer for the Muslim World.’”