AboutIslam & Newspapers | About Islam
Home > AboutIslam & Newspapers

AboutIslam & Newspapers

Author Articles

140,000 Gather for `Eid Prayer in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM – More than 140,000 Muslims gathered in Birmingham Friday, June 15, for a record-breaking `Eid Al-Fitr prayer, marking the end of Ramadan. “This celebration is one of the most important in the Islamic religious calendar and it’s an opportunity for us all to come together in peace and unity,” a spokesman for Green Lane …


Scot Muslims Strive to Help Needy in Ramadan

DUNDEE, Scotland – As Ramadan comes to an end, Muslim charity workers across Dundee, Scotland, are striving to help the city’s most vulnerable, despite fasting for 20 hours per day. “Your belly might be rumbling but the amazing thing is the desire to help others,” Rizwan Rafik, from community outreach program Taught by Muhammad (TBM), …


Hundreds Gather for Ilford Grand Iftar

ILFORD – Hundreds of people gathered outside an Ilford mosque to break their Ramadan fasting at sunset with a communal meal on Sunday. “It was an amazing experience – a real buzz,” said one of the mosques’ trustees Bashir Patel, 37, Ilford Recorder reported. “We wanted to celebrate the month of Ramadan with the wider …


Hindu Chef Feeds 60,000 People in Ramadan

DUBAI – An Indian Hindu chef, Bobby Kapoor, dedicates his time during the holy month of fasting each year to prepare and provide iftar meals to people less fortunate in Dubai, the UAE. “By the time Ramadan draws to an end this year, approximately 60,000 laborers will have had a hot meal, drink, and dessert,” …


find out more!