On September 12 the imam of the Nikolaev area Ruslan Binali after sunset prayed together with men of the Nikolaev community of Muslims then the razgoveniye on the occasion of a month of Ramadan began.
The Muslim community of Nikolaev does every year such actions, brings together all Muslims, irrespective of a nationality. We give lectures, we read the heavenly book the Koran, we tell about life of Muslims, the prophet Mohammed and we open a post", - Ruslan Binali speaks.
On September 12 during grand welcome of Muslims of Nikolaev on the occasion of Ramadan, also there were guests from other cities, among which imam of the Kherson area sheikh Kazim.
The Nikolaev community of Muslims totals about 20 thousand people, representatives of 10 nationalities.
Ramadan or Ramazan - one of months of a Muslim (lunar) calendar. Within a month Ramadan the devout have to observe a post from approach of a morning Mohammedan prayer (coming at sunrise) before an evening Mohammedan prayer (coming on sunset). The post also is called "Ramadan", as well as the name of month.
Ramadan this year began on September 2. The post lasts 29 or 30 days.