Noida: Residents of Noida are all geared up to observe ramzan ,the holy month in the Islamic calendar that is slated to start from August 1.Though the exact date may vary as it depends on moon sighting.
Ramazan marks the beginning of a month long fasting observed by Muslims all over the world. During Ramazan, Muslims observe fast and refrain from evil habits, thus feeling the joy of attaining a sense of spirituality.
Nizam , a call centre employee states “ there is a lot of exhilaration as the Ramzaan is approaching. Markets are all decked with decorations”, as he hopes for a peaceful ramzan. Ramazan is known for its spirit of true devotion and charity.
The market areas in and around badi masjid in Sector 6 are busy with hectic activities owing to
The beginning of sacred month of ramazan. Several shops selling sweets and sewanias are preparing themselves to meet the demands of their expected customers. Zoiab, one such shopkeeper said,“we do expect a good business during this Ramazan” although he worries that the rains could play a spoilsport. “We have lesser space to arrange our shops” he complains. Sometimes, they have to cover their temporary shops with colorful polythene sheets. Although, despite heat a lot of people in market shopping could be seen in the market busy in shopping.