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RELIGION: ISLAM: The History of Ramadan – by HISTORY.COM EDITORS

ISLAM is the second largest religion in the World

Ramadan is a holy month of fasting, introspection and prayer for Muslims, the followers of Islam. It is celebrated as the month during which Muhammad received the initial revelations of the Quran, the holy book for Muslims. Fasting is one of the five fundamental principles of Islam. Each day during Ramadan, Muslims do not eat or drink from sunrise to sunset.  Continue reading