Archive for July 25th, 2011

Holiday Reminder: Ramadan 2011

Monday, July 25th, 2011

Holiday Reminder: Ramadan
The first day of Ramadan (fasting) in North America according to sighting, is expected to begin next Monday August 01*.

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Did You Know? Countdown to Ramadan (07/25)

Monday, July 25th, 2011


Did You Know?
Facts, Figures & Folklore
About Ramadan &
the Islamic Faith

July 25 : 07 days to Ramadan*

Did you know that fasting during the month of Ramadan fulfills one of the five pillars of the Muslim faith?

The other pillars are: Testimony of faith, Prayer, Almsgiving, and Pilgrimage.

Observed by more than one billion Muslims around the world, the month of Ramadan is a time for spiritual purification achieved through fasting, self-sacrifice and prayers. We’ll be presenting a new “Did You Know?” fact each day as we countdown to Ramadan!*

*Please Note: According to Fiqh Council of North America (FCNA) the first day of fasting in North America would be Monday, August 1, 2011. Elsewhere depends where you live.

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(July 25) Today we’re celebrating . . .  Parent’s Day

Monday, July 25th, 2011
Steak...on the Grill by Another Pint Please...

National Grilling Month
The perfect way to enjoy the long summer days is by gathering your family around the grill. Enjoy some BBQ burgers, steaks and corn on the cob all month long.

photo credit: via flickr

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