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Mosques Urged to Reach out with ‘Sharing Ramadan’ Iftars


Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) said that Ramadan “is the month of
sharing with others.” (Al-Tirmidhi, Hadith 614) Based on that tradition and
on the growing level of Islamophobia in American society, CAIR is calling
on Muslim communities nationwide to hold “Sharing Ramadan” iftars and
mosque open houses for people of other faiths to help promote better
understanding of Islam and Muslims.

CAIR is helping local communities organize what is hoped to become an
annual effort by providing step-by-step instructions for hosting a “Sharing
Ramadan” iftar. The “SHARING RAMADAN” RESOURCE GUIDE is available online
at: and


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