Ramadan Prayer Guide for Families: Day 15

Posted on May 7, 2020 by Say Hello

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Ramadan Prayer Guide for Families: Day 14

Posted on May 6, 2020 by Say Hello

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Ramadan Prayer Guide for Families: Day 13

Posted on May 5, 2020 by Say Hello

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Iftar Reflections

Posted on May 4, 2020 by Myra Crane

Just a minute ago I received a sweet text from a Muslim friend who will soon start cooking for Iftar, the meal with which Muslims break their daily Ramadan fast. She shared her mouth-watering menu with me. She’d probably invite me over if we weren’t in the midst of COVID-19 distancing. (Picture a sad face emoji here.) 

Ramadan is the month when Muslims reverence Allah’s initial revelations of the Qur’an to Islam’s prophet, Muhammad. They fast food, water and sexual relations from sun-up to sun-down, in an effort to receive forgiveness from sin and earn Allah’s favor.

When our family lived overseas, we cherished visits with our Muslim friends during Ramadan. We enjoyed quite a few iftar invitations. At the appointed time we would snack on dried fruit, nuts, shami kebabs and savory samosas before diving in to a larger, delectable fare. A cup or two of creamy, cardamom chai usually topped off the feast.

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Ramadan Prayer Guide for Families: Day 12

Posted on May 4, 2020 by Say Hello

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Ramadan Prayer Guide for Families: Day 11

Posted on May 3, 2020 by Say Hello

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Ramadan Prayer Guide for Families: Day 10

Posted on May 2, 2020 by Say Hello

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Ramadan Prayer Guide for Families: Day 9

Posted on May 1, 2020 by Say Hello

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Ramadan Prayer Guide for Families: Day 8

Posted on April 30, 2020 by Say Hello

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Ramadan Prayer Guide for Families: Day 7

Posted on April 29, 2020 by Say Hello

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