Marking the start of Ramadan

Muslims performing special evening prayers yesterday, the first night of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, at the temporary site of Masjid Darul Ghufran in Tampines. Muslims in Singapore will begin fasting today and celebrate Hari Raya Puasa on June
ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI

Muslims performing special evening prayers yesterday, the first night of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, at the temporary site of Masjid Darul Ghufran in Tampines.

Muslims in Singapore will begin fasting today and celebrate Hari Raya Puasa on June 15.

The mosque in Tampines Avenue 5 is being upgraded to add more prayer spaces and improve its learning facilities.

The two-year upgrading process is expected to be finished at the end of the year.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 17, 2018, with the headline 'Marking the start of Ramadan'. Print Edition | Subscribe