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This year Ramadan started on May 27 and will finish on June 24. It is a holy month for Muslims. This month I am refraining from eating and drinking form dawn to dusk, every day about 18 hours. AMA.

Ekica
Jun 17, 2017

During the blessed month of Ramadan, Muslims all over the world abstain from all food, drink, and other physical needs during the daylight hours. But Ramadan is much more than just not eating and drinking: it is a time to purify the soul, refocus attention on God and practice self-discipline and sacrifice.

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Ekica, where are you from? How do you observe fast in your country?

P.S.- I am from India

Jun 18, 6:21AM EDT0

How do you explain what being a Muslim means?

Jun 17, 3:56AM EDT0

How did you react to Trump's proposed Muslim ban?

Jun 15, 2:55PM EDT0

Besides fasting, what are your other Ramadan practices?

Jun 15, 2:13PM EDT0

How can Muslims overcome all the negative stereotypes?

Jun 15, 9:26AM EDT0

Do you belong to any online groups for Muslims?

Jun 15, 8:10AM EDT0

What is a typical traditional Ramadan festival like?

Jun 15, 5:21AM EDT0

Are there dating sites for Muslims, and would you try them?

Jun 14, 11:10AM EDT0

I am married...

Jun 14, 11:36AM EDT0

What is the difference between Muslim and Islam?

Jun 14, 6:19AM EDT0

Are you restricted to only dating a Muslim?

Jun 14, 4:49AM EDT0

I am married...

Jun 14, 11:36AM EDT0

How does being Muslim impact your daily life?

Jun 13, 11:32PM EDT0

Does the holiday of Ramadan have an equivalent for Christians?

Jun 13, 10:20PM EDT0

How has the observance of Ramadan changed over time?

Jun 13, 9:47PM EDT0

How many people worldwide observe the Ramadan tradition?

Jun 13, 4:20PM EDT0

Do you say special prayers during the month of Ramadan?

Jun 13, 1:48PM EDT0

What kind of prejudice against Muslims have you encountered?

Jun 13, 10:15AM EDT0

What are the traditional foods associated with Ramadan?

Jun 13, 4:03AM EDT0

What are some common misconceptions about Muslims?

Jun 13, 2:02AM EDT0

How much time do Muslims spend in prayer daily?

Jun 12, 11:13PM EDT0

Do you dress in traditional Muslim garb, and why or why not?

Jun 12, 10:20PM EDT0