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Fasting For Holy Health: Ramadan and Yom Kippur

Jews and Muslims are the two major religious groups in Western Europe and North America that most noticeably practice fasting. The rules relating to...

Ashura in Mainstream Islam

Dr. Mohammed Maarouf is a Professor of Ethnography and Cultural Studies at Chouaib Doukkali University, Morocco.  El Jadida, Morocco—Historically, Ashura does not belong to the solar agrarian calendar....