Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Decorating for Ramadan Just Got a Little Easier

As the sun sets Tuesday, Muslims will begin observing the fasting month of Ramadan, the holiest on the Islamic calendar.  They abstain from food and water from dawn to dusk, pray, and recite Quran. But, there is also a fun, festive side of the observance.  That's the social gatherings for family and friends when they break their fast each evening, known as "Iftar."  There are also special treats for kids who haven't yet reached the age when they are...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter