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It’s Syawal, Eid is Here!

It’s Syawal, Eid is Here!

| August 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

It’s Syawal, Eid is Here! – Eid-ul-Fitr, often abbreviated to Eid, is a Muslim holiday that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting (sawm). The religious Eid is a single day and Muslims are not permitted to fast that day. Eid is an Arabic word meaning “festivity”, while Fiṭr means “breaking […]

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Ramadhan Is Here!

Ramadhan Is Here!

| August 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Ramadhan is Here! – Muslims around the world, commenced a month-long fast for Ramadan, the 9th month of the Islamic calendar. Ramadan was established as a Holy Month for Muslims after the Quran was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad in 610 CE on the occasion known as Laylat al-Qadr, frequently translated as “the Night of […]

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Beautiful Mosque Around The World – PART 3

Beautiful Mosque Around The World – PART 3

Beautiful Mosque Around The World – PART 3 – This is the Part 3 under the post of Beautiful Mosque Around The World. You can read the Part 1 & 2 by clicking the link at the end of this post. This list of mosque comes from all over the world.

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Muslim’s Pilgrimage: Mecca 1953 Photos

Muslim’s Pilgrimage: Mecca 1953 Photos

Doing Hajj or pilgrimage to muslim’s holy land of Mecca is the greatest desire for all Muslims around the world, where the pilgrimage is the ultimate worship that will bring people closer to Allah, the Almighty. These collection of old photos by National Geography July 1953 illustrate how the state of Mecca during pilgrimage in […]

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