8 July 2014 14:56
In a world caught up by the relentless storm of mass consumerism, materialism, war and the muddles of social and political problems, the Islamic holy month of Ramadan offers an annual opportunity for entire nations and communities to focus on self-control and spirituality.
Ramadan, which is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, is the month during which hundreds of millions...
7 July 2014 19:56
Many Muslims including Shia and Sunni in the United Kingdom fast during the daylight hours in the month of Ramadan, trying their utmost to uphold unity and Islamic values by fasting.
Fasting during Ramadan is one of the Five Pillars (fundamental religious duties) of Islam. It is a time of self-examination and increased religious devotion. It is common to have one...
6 July 2014 12:02
Fasting is not unique to the Muslims. It has been practiced for centuries in connection with religious ceremonies by Christians, Jews, Confucianists, Hindus, Taoists, and Jains.
God mentions this fact in the Qur'an:
“O you who believe, fasting is prescribed for you as it was prescribed for those before you, that you may develop God-consciousness.” (Qur'an 2:183)
Some Native American societies...
5 July 2014 11:13
Head of the World Forum for Proximity of the Islamic Schools of Thought urges Muslims from different Islamic denominations and sects to grab chances in the holy month of Ramadan.
Head of the World Forum for Proximity of the Islamic Schools of Thought, Ayatollah Mohsen Araki urges Muslims from different Islamic denominations and sects to grab chances in the holy month...
4 July 2014 19:09
Mulims all over the world observe the blessed month of Ramadan during which they abstain from food, drink, and other physical needs during the daylight hours.
As a time to purify the soul, refocus attention on God, and practice self-sacrifice, Ramadan is much more than just not eating and drinking.
Muslims are called upon to use this month to re-evaluate their lives...
4 July 2014 11:57
The holy month of Ramadan is a time of deep reflection for Muslims worldwide. Over the 30 days of Ramadan, Imam Sohaib Sultan of Princeton University will offer contemplative pieces on contemporary issues drawing from the wisdoms of the Qur’an – the sacred scripture that Muslims revere as the words of God and God’s final revelation to humanity. The Qur’an...
1 July 2014 11:47
A Muslim girl arranges plates before the iftar (breaking fast) meal on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan in India at the Jama Masjid (Grand Mosque) in the old quarters of Delhi.
And other pictures about "Ramadan in many parts of the World"
Ramadan, the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, began on Sunday, and Muslims around the world...
1 July 2014 11:24
Millions of Muslims continue praying the holy fasting month of Ramadan in many parts of the world. Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, is the time when Muslims around the world fast for one month and break their fast after evening prayers by having an “iftar” meal.
All of the Muslims are praying "Islamic Unity".
1 July 2014 8:51
Millions of Muslims begin observing the holy fasting month of Ramadan in many parts of the world. Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, is the time when Muslims around the world fast for one month and break their fast after evening prayers by having an “iftar” meal.
29 June 2014 10:57
President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that he hoped Muslim world will honor peace and calm, to take advantage of the blessings of auspicious fasting month of Ramadan.
In a message to the Secretary-General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Iyad Madani, President Rouhani congratulated him on the holy monthˈs advent and said, "I hope, the lofty aspirations of Islam and...
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