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Black Muslims Hold Iftars Across US, Seek a Break from Racism - About Islam

Black Muslims Hold Iftars Across US, Seek a Break from Racism

Muslims gathered in New York on June 1 for one of many Black Muslims’ Ramadan iftar events taking place across the country, one year after events centering on Black Muslims iftar began in 2018 in Chicago. According to the website, creator Samira Abderahman founded Black Iftars, “to hold space that nurtures and heal those who …

Local Police Attend Masjid Iftar, Safety for Houses of Worship a Priority - About Islam

Local Police Attend Masjid Iftar, Safety for Houses of Worship a Priority

On 5/30/19, Inspector Gerard Hardy and Deputy Inspector Bill Reed of the Suffolk County Police Department’s [SCPD] Seventh Precinct joined Muslims at the Islamic Center of Mastic-Shirley for one of the nightly iftars offered during Ramadan. The officers arrived at the time to break the day-long fast and delivered a talk after the Maghrib prayer. …

Prominent Toronto Synagogue Hosts Iftar Dinner - About Islam

Prominent Toronto Synagogue Hosts Iftar Dinner

Holy Blossom Temple, one of Canada’s most influential synagogues, hosted an Iftar gathering that brought Muslims and Jews together to learn about each other’s traditions of fasting and to share in the fast-breaking meal on Monday, 27 May. “Welcome to Holy Blossom Temple, it is our great honor and pleasure to be a host again …

This Non-Muslim Expat Serves Daily Iftar to Over 300 Workers - About Islam

This Non-Muslim Expat Serves Daily Iftar to Over 300 Workers

The Hindu expat hasn’t missed a single day of Ramadan fast for the last nine years And in show of solidarity with his Muslim friends,Ranjith Rajari has been serving daily Iftar since 2015, Khaleej Times reported. “I come here around 4pm daily. I distribute the Iftar meals among these workers and as the Maghrib call …

'One Family Iftar at the Savoy' Supports Syrian Refugees - About Islam

'One Family Iftar at the Savoy' Supports Syrian Refugees

For the second year in a row, British Muslims and non-Muslims came together at the world famous Savoy Hotel for an exceptional Ramadan #IftarAtTheSavoy to support One Family charity’s Syrian Refugee campaign. With delicious food served by Madhus and traditional Kashmiri pink tea from Regal Food Products, the evening brought together an array of entertainers, …

One Family Iftar At the Savoy - About Islam

One Family Iftar At the Savoy

For the second year in a row, British Muslims and non-Muslims came together at the world-famous Savoy Hotel for an exceptional Ramadan #IftarAtTheSavoy to support One Family charity’s Syrian Refugee campaign. wwwwwpm

Preston Police, Paramedics and Fire Fighters Praised in Mosque Ramadan Iftar - About Islam

Preston Police, Paramedics and Fire Fighters Praised in Mosque Ramadan Iftar

Members of the emergency services in Preston were invited to share Ramadan traditions and know more about fasting Muslims at the Quwwatul Islam Mosque in Peel Hall Street on Wednesday evening, Lancashire Post reported. “These people serving our community every single day, 24 hours seven days a week. They are on our doorstep every minute …

Mississauga Mosque Hosts 'Taste of Ramadan Iftar' - About Islam

Mississauga Mosque Hosts 'Taste of Ramadan Iftar'

The Anatolia Islamic Centre in Mississauga, Ontario hosted a multi-faith Iftar dinner on May 22, 2019 as local faith leaders joined the congregation to break the fast. This was the third year that the Mississauga mosque hosted the multi-faith gathering themed ‘Taste of Ramadan.’ “I would like to thank you all for joining us today …

Destroyed in Arson, Connecticut Mosque Hosts Ramadan Iftar - About Islam

Destroyed in Arson, Connecticut Mosque Hosts Ramadan Iftar

Shocked by mosque arson a week ago, the Muslim community in New Haven, Connecticut, gathered Wednesday in front of the building for a Ramadan community iftar, Religion News Service reported. “Normally we have 200 people every night at our iftars,” said Hulya Elevli, 49, a teacher at the mosque’s school. “Our people did not come …



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