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RAMADAN 2017

RAMADAN 2017

(5 PHOTOS INSIDE) – Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. Muslims worldwide observe this as a month of fasting. This annual observance is regarded as one of the Five Pillars of Islam. The word Ramadan comes from the Arabic root ramiḍa or ar-ramaḍ, which means scorching heat or dryness. Fasting is fardh (obligatory) for adult Muslims, except those who Continue reading RAMADAN 2017

Maulid ar-Rasul 1436H

Maulid ar-Rasul 1436H

(9 PHOTOS INSIDE) – Maulid Arabic: ‎ مَولِد النَّبِي mawlidu n-nabiyyi, “Birth of the Prophet”,  is the observance of the birthday of the Islamic prophet Muhammad which occurs in Rabi’ al-awwal, the third month in the Islamic calendar. It is the annual Muslim’s celebration of the prophet Muhammad’s birthday.  The history of this celebration goes back to the early days of Islam when some of Continue reading Maulid ar-Rasul 1436H