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Ramadan 1429 A.H./ 2008 C.E. Activities


In North America, Based on local Moon Sighting Ramadan started from Tuesday September 2, 2008.  Visit Islamic Calendar for more information.

Ramadan 2008 Prayer Calendar    Need Free Adobe Acrobat Reader To report problems, please contact ISGR

Please note that the Ramadan calendar is for metro Richmond area. The prayer timings for your location may be different. Please use the Prayer Calendar for your location from Islamic Society of Greater Richmond (ISGR).

Inshallah, Brother Mohsen Ibrahim from Egypt and Brother Zakariya Omer from Somalia led the Ramadan activities at ISGR.  Brother Mohsen have a degree from Al-Azhar University in Egypt with extensive experience being imam and lecturer in USA and Egypt.  Brother Zakaria have studied in Somalia and Pakistan, and have led the Taraweeh and other activities at ISGR for many years. 

Both brothers are Hafiz-ul-Qur'an (or have memorized the Qur'an).  Brother Mohsen led the regular prayers, Taraweeh, Qur'an and Sunnah talks, teaching in Sunday School etc.  During Ramadan, he was available for consultation.  Additional brothers were available for teaching, daily talks, and special prayers. 

Ramadan 2005 Qur'an Recitation Schedule  (43 K) Old Schedule, visit us again for updates      Qur'an Chapter Info (9 K) Need Free Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Daily Taraweeh Program 
Ishaa' prayer 9:00 pm
Taraweeh 9:15 pm
Talk on Islam 10:15 pm
School 10:30 am - 1:45 pm


Special Activities During Last Ten Days of Ramadan (QIYAM-UL-LAIL)
(Saturday September 20 -  Monday September 29, 2008)

Evening (Ishaa) prayers 9:00 pm
Special Ramadan Evening (Taraweeh) Prayer 9:15 pm
Snack and Refreshments 9:15 pm - 11:00 pm
Open Time: Sleep, Individual Prayer 11:00 pm
Tahajjud Prayers 4:00 am
Eat Breakfast (Suhr) at ISGR 4:45 am
Morning (Fajr) Prayer 6:00 am










ISGR had SALAT-UL-TASBEEH or PRAYER FOR GLORIFICATION on the evening of Saturday September 27th, 2008, after the regular Taraweeh prayers.  Qur'an recitation in Taraweeh was finished on the evening of Monday September 29th (29th night of Ramadan). 


For more information on Ramadan activities at ISGR, please visit:

2007 CE Ramadan

2006 CE Ramadan

2005 CE Ramadan

2004 CE Ramadan

2003 CE Ramadan

2002 CE Ramadan

2001 CE Ramadan

2000 CE Ramadan

Listen to sample Taraweeh and lectures during previous years at our Multimedia Center.

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