07/10/2013 07:04 am ET

Ramadan Quotes From The Quran


Ramadan is the Islamic holy month of fasting, a time to reflect on one's life and purpose while abstaining from bad habits.

The physical fast is a way of learning to be above the demands of the body while also stepping into the shoes of people who routinely do not have enough to eat.

But what does the Quran specifically say about fasting? Find out with this selection of quotes from Islamic scripture below.

Quranic Quotes On Ramadan