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Ramadhan festivities: Welcoming Ramadhan with joy

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Thu, May 17 2018   /  02:54 am

AntaraThe month of Ramadhan is an important period in the Islamic calendar. Throughout the whole month of Ramadhan, Muslims all over the world fast from the break of dawn until dusk. Each day they succeed in performing this act of servitude to the Almighty is the moment they feel true victory, and it is one that makes Ramadhan a month Muslims always welcome with enthusiasm.Many things come into play when preparing for Ramadhan. Usually people make special dishes for the predawn meal. They also make other early preparations so they and the whole family can fast without any problems. So, what must we prepare for the holy month?First and foremost, is to prepare our hearts and minds; believe that Ramadhan is a rare moment when we are invited to worship the Almighty as solemnly as possible and improve our faith and piety so that we can become a much better individual. With our strong commitme...