Ramadan starts on october 15 or 16, depending on the sighting of the moon last year on the first day of ramadan, five car bombs went off in. Ramadan, the ninth month in the muslim lunar calendar, is a time of piety and philanthropy for iraqis practicing islam the rich traditions of the.
Muslims perform eid al-fitr prayer marking the end of ramadan, his tomb in nearby najaf, iraq, is the third-holiest site in shia islam, and.
Muslims in iraq to celebrate eid al-fitr, marking the end of the holy month of ramadan, on june 14-16.
Mehdi hasan: i'm fasting for ramadan it might be a good an iraqi family have a pre-dawn breakfast at the start of ramadan photograph: ali.
Anisa mehdi: ramadan is the most sacred month of the year for muslims times were bleak back then but in post-9/11 america in spite of terror alerts and fear, in spite of our soldiers dying in iraq, in spite of suicide bombings in israel, people talk together while we're eating and who knows what.