Ramadan Decorations and Calendars

Ramadan is here! For those who are fasting, I hope your first fast went well yesterday. I’m joining in again with the Ramadan for Kids series with Multicultural Kid Blogs and today I’m featuring some Ramadan decoration ideas, including calendars which seem to have become really popular the last couple of years. They are a great way to get your children excited about Ramadan.

Ramadan decorations. Lots of ideas and inspiration for Ramadan decorations and calendars for kids

Ramadan Decorations

Beautiful Ramadan decoration ideas that kids can help to make

Click each of the links below to get the full tutorials for each idea.

CD Mosaic Moon

Ramadan Lanterns

Ramadan Bunting

Tissue Paper Decorations for the door

Mosque Crafts

Ramadan Moon Sun catcher

Crescent Star Wall Art

Star and Crescent Mobile

Tissue Paper Pom Poms

Paper Plate Ramadan Moon and Star

Ramadan Calendars

Lots of DIY Advent calendar ideas can be adapted for Ramadan. You will need to make a calendar with 30 pockets / doors / boxes / windows or whatever you choose to use. Or you could even do a special calendar for the last 10 days.

DIY Advent calendar ideas and Ramadan calendars to help kids feel excited during this special month

Again, click each link to get more information about each idea.

Ramadan Countdown with Pegs

Ramadan Handprint Calendar

Ramadan Calendar with Doilies

Wrapped Gift Ramadan Calendar

Ramadan Kindness Calendar

Cardboard Tube Calendar

Paper Bag and Peg Calendar

Calendar with Cups

10 Day Countdown Calendar with mod podge boxes

10 Day Special Day Calendar *

What to put inside your Ramadan calendar?

Along with the usual sweets and treats, how about a good deed for every day

More Inspiration

There are some lovely groups that you can join on Facebook, like Muslim Mamas Lifestyle and Ramadan Creativity, where other Muslim mums share pictures of all the creative decorations and preparations that they have been making for Ramadan. Here are a few pictures that I got permission to share with you all.

Ramadan Calendar



Ramadan Boxes


Ramadan Decoration



If you have a Ramadan craft, project or photo that you would like to share on In The Playroom, please email me. I would love to feature more creative ideas from other Muslim families.

Follow my Pinterest board for more Ramadan Inspiration

Follow Anna – In The Playroom’s board Arabic / Islamic / Ramadan activities for Kids on Pinterest.

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1 thought on “Ramadan Decorations and Calendars”

  1. Great way to greet Holy Ramadan! I liked this. Actually, we should introduce this culture so our kids also absorb these rituals from us. I was looking for some resources like http://kfoods.com/ramadan-calendar-timings/ to get actual Sehr timings for 2016 my city and found your Ramadan calendar and decorative items, which made me stop by at this page. I liked it!


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