20 Ramadan Apps for Android and iPhone

13 Jul 2014

During Ramadan, devotees must stick to a strict schedule for prayers, fasting and breaking fast, called Iftar/Sehar schedules. There are also several holy occasions that fall during Ramadan which are important to note and attend. What better way than to use an Android or iPhone app to keep on top of one’s schedule during Ramadan?

20 Islamic apps during Ramadan for Android and iPhone

1. Ramadan Times (Free)

This app is available in both iOS and Android flavors, and runs on iOS 4.3 + iPads and iPods as well. No matter where you are in the world, this app will keep you on the perfect Iftar/Sehar time. It’s a universal daily Ramadan app that accurately calculates the times for sunrise, sunset and twilight for every part of the world. There are options for calculations of high latitude times as well.

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2. Ramadan 2014 (Free)

This is a free app for Android only, and provides dedicated information on Iftar and Imsak times for 251 countries. Users around the world can use this app to consult the exact times for the 5 Islamic prayers a day. Newer locations can be added to the app as well, which is perfect for the traveler who wants to observe Ramadan schedules. This app can auto-detect your location and also notify you of Zakat Al Fitr.

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3. Qibla AR

This is an augmented reality app that helps you locate the Kaaba wherever you are in the world. Now, you won’t be wasting precious prayer time during Ramadan trying to guess the location. The app does it for you.

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4. Resala Ramadan (Free)

If you’re looking for a simple app that covers all the basic fasting principles of Ramadan and helps you stay on schedule during the holy month, then this is it. Presently, app is available both in English and in Indonesian. Apart from helping you to maintain the Ramadan timetable, this app also provides info on Ramadan, including authentic hadith shohih from the Koran.

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5. Imsakiyah

Imsakiyah provides a unified Hijri and Georgian calendar, Iftar & Imsak times, prayer times and alarm notifications, Qibla direction, Unified Doaa and Praises section and Rosary (Masbaha). This app supports both English and Arabic.

App Download Links – Android

6. Athan Pro Prayer Time

This app helps users to locate the Qiblah for the holy prayer and also lists prayer times according to the Islamic calendar. It also provides quotes from the Quran and the Tasbeeh. You can also obtain free access to the Quran app, Hisn Al Muslim and phonetically-supported Tasbeeh.

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7. Ramadan Diet

This app helps users to observe a strict Ramadan diet, with completely halal recipes and recommended food quantities during the holy month. It helps users to maintain weight or lose weight as they fast, and avoid becoming weak.

App Download Links – iPhone

8. Muslim Pro

One of the most downloaded apps, Muslim Pro is popular in 215 countries, and is used by 10 million users. This app provides you with a prayer time calculator, along with fasting times according to your current location. This app provides visual and audio notifications, and also provides translations and audio recitations of the Quran. You can also view a map and list of global halal restaurants, mosques and also view an Islamic Hijri calendar.

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9. Ramadan with Dua & Hadith

This app helps you obtain daily Ramadan updates on customizable backgrounds. You can obtain prayer alerts, and change the start date of Ramadan according to your location. You can set reminders for Iftar, Sehar, Fajr, Zuhur, Asr, Maghrib and Isha.

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10. Ramadaniat Jawwal

This app helps you view prayer times and set alarms for them. You can also view the Hijri and Arabic calendar, Qibla Direction, a Ramadan FAQ, daily new hadiths, Azkar and other related Ramadan services.

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11. Ramadan Calendar

This is a useful app that’ll help you stay on top of your prayer timings during Ramadan. You can view extensive Islamic calendars and set alarms for Iftar/Sehar during the entire month of Ramadan using this app.

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12. Islam Smart

This app helps you find the direction of the holy Qibla, and to find prayer timings during the holy month no matter where you are located. Everything is based on the Universal Islamic calendar. This app is suitable for Muslims of all sects. Various alarms can be set for different occasions via this app.

App Download Links – Android

13. Ramadan Achievements

This app will help you practice charity as is recommended during the holy month. The app helps you to be a better Muslim, with reminders to greet everyone, give alms to the poor, set timings for the five daily prayers, and contribute to charity and so on.

App Download Links – Android

14. Ramadan Live wallpaper

What better than to watch a live Ramadan wallpaper every time you use your phone? These wallpapers remind you to be merciful to people the year around. Each wallpaper is designed to remind you of Islamic principles and the beauty of Allah’s creation.

App Download Links – Android

15. Al Quran (English) + Audio

This app allows you to listen to the holy Quran, recited by Sheikh As Sudais (Imam e Kaba) in Arabic. Plug your headset on as you go about your daily duties with the Quran playing in your ears. The app also allows you to read beautiful quotes from the Quran and other holy Muslim texts.

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16. Salah Clock, Prayer Times, Qibla & Hijri Calendar

This app provides worldwide daily Salah prayer timings so you can set your prayer alarm according to your situation. This app works accurately even in areas where sunset and sunrise cannot be observed, such as the artic and Antarctic circles.

App Download Links – iPhone

17. Azan Alarm Clock

No matter what time the sun rises in the morning, this app will help you get up at the right time for your morning prayer. This is a location-based app, which means no matter where you are, you’ll be up in time for your morning prayer.

App Download Links – iPhone

18. Ramadan Recipes

It’s not easy to fast all day. The Ramadan Recipes app helps you to cook nutritious and filing meals for Suhoor and Iftar that’ll help you manage hunger pangs during the day.

App Download Links – iPhone | Android

19. Ramadan Daily Dua

This app has wonderful prayers for each day of the holy month of Ramadan. You don’t have to search for your prayer book once you have this app handy on your phone.

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20. Ramadan App

This Android app provides a brief overview of Ramadan, along with an explanation of why fasting is important during the holy month. It also illuminates the user with regard to an understanding of the Salaf, and about the Noble Quran, along with authentic Sunnah. It’s a wonderful app for those who want to know more about Islam and Ramadan in particular.

App Download Links – Android