holy month

A man looks through a telescope to determine the sighting of the new moon to mark the start of the fasting month of Ramadan.
Xinhua/Sipa USA
Cherri Gregg
May 14, 2018 - 8:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A handful of "moon spotters" will be perched with their eyes to the skies, looking for the sign that kicks off the holy month of Ramadan. Ramadan, the holy month when Muslims fast, reflect and show gratitude, starts on the night after the new moon, or hilal. But the...
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