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Lailat al Qadr

July 24, 2014

Anniversary of the night Muslims believe the Quran was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad; begins at sundown. Actual start date may vary depending on sighting of the moon.

Eid al-Fitr

July 28, 2014

Muslim five-day feast that commemorates the end of Ramadan; begins at sundown. Actual date may vary depending on sighting of the moon.

Tisha B’Av

August 4, 2014

Jewish commemoration of the destruction of the two Jerusalem Temples; begins at sundown

Raksha Bandan

August 10, 2014

Hindu holiday in which brothers and sisters pledge prayers for and protection of each other. Actual start time may vary.