In Islam, Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar where Muslims take the 29 or 30 days to fast, pray and dedicate themselves to their religion. Ramadan also serves the purpose of bringing Muslims together in their meals in celebration of their faith — seen clearly in the tight-knit community of Muslims on the Northwestern campus. To learn more about the full experience of Ramadan, I talked to one of my closest friends and suite-mate, Rwan Ibrahim, a first-year in Weinberg, to learn about her habits during this holy month. One of the most important features of Ramadan is the fasting from sunrise to sundown. It enables them to become a better human being and better follower of Islam.
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Ramadan is the holiest month for Muslims. Every year, Muslims around the world fast during daylight hours, but what is it really about? Ramadan is the ninth month in the Muslim lunar calendar. Healthy adult Muslims fast in Ramadan from dawn until dusk.
British Broadcasting Corporation Home. An article looking at the month of Ramadan, what it means for Muslims and health advice for fasting. Find the dates for Ramadan in the multifaith calendar. The month of Ramadan in which was revealed the Qur'an, a guidance for mankind and clear proofs for the guidance and the criterion between right and wrong. The actual night that the Qur'an was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad is called Lailat ul Qadr , and to stand in prayer on this one night is said to be better than a thousand months of worship.
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