August 22, 2009

The Start of Ramadan 2009

  Photo by MLive       I was always aware of the importance of Ramadan for Muslims while I was in Ann Arbor, but for some reason it has more significance now that we are out here in Indonesia. Just knowing that Indonesia has the largest Muslim population is a strong reminder that many Muslims will be fasting and praying throughout the next 30 days. In the Islamic lunar calendar, the ninth month marks...

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