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The Holy Month of Ramadan
The Holy Month of Ramadan

INTERCONTINENTAL KUALA LUMPUR

The Holy Month of Ramadan

During the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims in Malaysia will begin their month long fast. With steadfast devotion to prayer, purification and acts of charity. Read about the fascinating practices during this holy ninth month in the Islamic calendar.

Ramadan in Kuala Lumpur

People in Malaysia follow a unique system altogether. For the, rukyah, which means sighting of the new moon marks the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan. The second sighting of the moon, however, marks the end of the fasting month. This is when people celebrate Eid, popularly known as Hari Raya in Kuala Lumpur.

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