Ramadan Traditions In Makkah: The Ramadan Cannon

20245300-D68F-4E88-8370-8BEA33623524.pngThe Midfaa’ Ramadan or Ramadan Cannon is fired each evening of Ramadan signaling the conclusion of the fast. Immediately upon hearing the cannon blast; people break their fast with an uneven number of dates and a glass of milk or water, maghib prayers are performed, then everyone goes back to eat the Ramadan meal.

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