Ramadan 2020 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Ramadan 2020


[REFLECTIONS] Post-Eid musings during a pandemic

May 30, 2020 - 6:04 PM

As the Eid'l Fitr holiday is still fresh in our minds, let us take the time to learn more about our Muslim brothers and sisters

[REFLECTIONS] How Ramadan can prepare us for a post-pandemic life

May 16, 2020 - 2:39 PM

True Believers will not question why COVID-19 had spread to almost all corners of the planet. Instead, we must try to understand what we must do to help heal one another and our world.

[REFLECTIONS] Ramadan and isolation in the time of COVID-19

May 02, 2020 - 3:03 PM

Allah swt is not found only in the mosques. He is everywhere, and He is with us.

Saudi announces Ramadan starts Friday amid coronavirus fears

Apr 24, 2020 - 10:39 AM

Most Arab countries including Syria, Egypt, Tunisia, Jordan, and Bahrain announce Friday as the first day of Ramadan

SUPPLIES. A couple leave a supermarket after grocery shopping during a nationwide curfew to stem the spread of COVID-19 in the Saudi capital Riyadh on April 9, 2020, ahead of the holy Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. Photo by Fayez Nureldine/AFP

'This is our sacrifice': Muslims start Ramadan under lockdown

Apr 24, 2020 - 7:43 AM

'That's what we need right now – to regulate ourselves, build on the patience,' says Bangsamoro Parliament member Zia Alonto Adiong on Rappler Talk

DIFFERENT RAMADAN. Interior arcs in a grand mosque in Cotabato City, Philippines. File photo from Shutterstock

No food, no water, no sex: What we need to know about Ramadan

Apr 24, 2020 - 12:00 AM

'Only when we feel hungry and thirsty can we truly empathize with the poor and needy,’ says the Islamic Religious Council of Singapore

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