The Middle East Embraces the Spirit of Ramadan

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As the Holy Month of Ramadan begins, we examine how children from different backgrounds are embracing the spiritual time in the multicultural UAE. We also travel to Cairo to shine a light on ‘fawanees’, the colorful lanterns which hold great cultural significance for Egyptians at this time of the year.

During Ramadan, Muslims - who make up more than a quarter of the world’s population – fast from dawn till dusk.

This practice is a way to empathize with those less fortunate, and an opportunity to reflect on the blessings received in their own lives.

Read more at Euro News ...

  Category: Featured, Life & Society, Middle East, Videos
  Topics: Ramadan
Views: 824

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