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September 22, 2006

Ramadan -- a Month of Blessing

More than a billion Muslims around the world -- including some eight million in North America -- will begin Ramadan, a "month of blessing," this weekend. Iraj Bashiri with the U's Institute of Linguistics says Ramadan is marked by prayer, fasting and charity.

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