14 Muslims, in their own words, speak about the delights and gravity of Islam's holiest month. Through vivid memories and light-hearted musings, they reveal the richness of Ramadan — as a period of intimacy, and of parties; of getting up when the world is quiet for breakfast and prayers with one's family; of breaking the fast every day after nightfall in celebration and prayers with friends and strangers.
Screen capture of the Baha’i Faith Facebook page.
Sometimes it takes the simple, kind words of a Somali woman to remind us of all to be treasured during these times.
Our associate producer reflects on observing the Jewish holidays in new ways, with new people, in new places.