Through an isbat (confirmation) meeting, the government has set the first day of Ramadan 1140 Hijri started on Monday (5/6).
"I hope this will be an introduction to a higher degree of piety "
"Happy Ramadan and fasting for all Muslims , especially in Jakarta. Hopefully this will be an introduction to a higher degree of piety," expressed Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan, at Jakarta City Hall, Sunday (5/5).
He used to conduct the first Tarawih (evening Ramadan prayers) with his family.
"I used to do it with my family," he told.