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Nowruz and Ramadan coincide

This year, Nowruz has a different flavor to it. This year the celebration of Nowruz and the Islamic month of Ramadan are during the same time period, which is an exception.

The holy month of Ramadan is the month during which Muslims’ holy book the Quran was revealed; and Muslims are expected to fast. One of the main rituals of Islam, fasting is obligatory for all Muslims. The practice is observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting, prayer, and reflection.

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