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Ramadan and the Tradition of Fasting

We’ve reached the halfway point of the holy month of Ramadan, a time when Muslims around the world abstain from food and drink between sunrise and sundown. This hour we’ll take a closer look at the tradition of fasting, and examine why almost all faiths have feast days and fast days, and how going without food affects the mind and body.

Youtube Video Addresses ‘Muslim Community’

A YouTube video by nine American Muslim scholars repudiates violence and political extremism