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What It's Really Like To Fast During Ramadan
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Ramadan has fallen during a period of unbelievably long days the past few years.
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Trump's White House Iftar Is Missing Major American Muslim Groups
Some of America's largest Muslim organizations say they weren't invited to the Ramadan celebration.
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Hundreds Of Muslims And Allies Gather At Trump Tower To Break Ramadan Fast
"We as Muslim Americans are here to stay," activist Linda Sarsour told the crowd.
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9 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Ramadan
There’s more to it than the fasting.
Muslims In NYC Remember The Lives Lost In Orlando
Over 200 Muslims gathered to pray for the victims of the deadly Orlando shooting and break their fasts for the month of Ramadan at Iftar In The Park.
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Calgary Church Hosts Interfaith Ramadan Event To Make Syrian Refugees Feel At Home
By Israa Hussein, HuffPost Arabi
Muslim refugees studying English at the Canadian church celebrated Ramadan alongside Christians.
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Ramadan 2016 Day One: Maintaining Faith in Islam
Muslim student at Princeton University. Actor, filmmaker, writ...
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Muslims Around The World Observe Ramadan, Holy Month Of Fasting
Follow along with the international Muslim community as they celebrate Ramadan.
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A Quick Lesson About Ramadan, The Muslim Month Of Fasting
By HuffPost Religion Editors, The Huffington Post
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Interfaith Iftars Aim To Bring Communities Together This Ramadan
Get to know your Muslim neighbors this Ramadan.
Syrian Ramadan at the Edge of War
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Breaking Fast at a Sufi Mosque
Ramaa Reddy Raghavan
Graduate, Columbia School of Journalism
Sufis generally get together for communal dinner every Saturday but during Ramadan when they fast, they get together four times a week to cook and gather for the Iftar meal that breaks the day-long fast. As both sisters are American, tonights dinner is not going to be ethnic.
This Is How People In Gaza Are Breaking Their Ramadan Fasts
On Reflection: A Non-Muslim's One Day of Ramadan
Khalid El Khatib
Writer and memoirist
Through my 20s, I've fasted for Ramadan three days total. I've participated for superficial reasons: because my father asked me to, with a curious coworker, and to prove I could. I resolve that this time -- the last fast of my 20s -- will be different.
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