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Communications Director at Central Asia Institute
22 05, 2017

Embrace Ramadan’s spirit of gratitude, humility, and self-restraint

2017-06-01T10:07:43+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

spirit of ramadan

Just as summer has finally arrived in the mountains of Montana, Central Asia Institute’s Muslim friends around the world have begun to observe the month of Ramadan.

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic (lunar) calendar and represents the historic period during which the Koran was revealed to Prophet Muhammad. The Koran is “the sacred scripture that Muslims revere as the words of God,” Imam Sohaib Sultan, of Princeton University, wrote for Time magazine.

“For most of the rest of July, […]