Day thirty – Eid al-Fitr

It’s the final day of Rethinking Ramadan and we wrap up with a quick look at Eid al-Fitr

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Day twenty-nine – Children

We’ve prayed for women and we’ve prayed for men. Now it’s finally time to remember the children of the Arab world…

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Day twenty-eight – Branches of Islam quiz

Today we reassess with our final quiz, this time looking at some of the different branches of Islam…

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Day twenty-seven – hope for the Arab world

War and strife

The past six years have seen parts of the Arab world uprooted. It began with revolution in Tunisia, then Egypt and Yemen. War came to Libya, then Syria. Intense protests erupted in Bahrain. War eventually came to Yemen, too.

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Day twenty-six – Laylat al-Qadr

Laylad al-Qadr means ‘night of power’. It is a very special time for Muslims as it specifically commemorates the giving of the first verses of the Qur’an to Muhammad.

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