Fasting for What? Ramadan. It’s Not Just Another Trendy Diet


Originally published inĀ Santa Barbara Independent   The atmosphere feels a bit different at 3:50 a.m. Hot summer days are suddenly cooled by the solitude this time of the night creates. Not only are many people at this hour awakening from a drunken stupor, but during the month of Ramadan, 1.3 billion Muslims in the world are awakening to pray and eat before theirĀ fast. Muslims throughout the...