Monday, July 1, 2013

Ramadan: July 9, 2013

Ramadan, the Muslim holy month of fasting, begins Tuesday, July 9. It always occurs in the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. The clip above, from the History Channel, offers a brief overview of the holy month.  ESL teacher, Larrry Ferlazzo has a list of sites about Ramadan here. The Boston Globe, covering Ramadan in 2008, posted some awesome pictures that you can see here.

1 comment:

  1. Yes, ramadan 2013 is here. I am looking forward to the auspicious holiday.

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