Ramadan and Fasting

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Date(s) - April 6, 2023
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM


Ramadan and Fasting

The speaker opens by providing an overview of the topic of Ramadan and fasting, including a description of the month and the lunar calendar, the purpose and goals of fasting, how the fast functions, a look at a typical day in the life of a fasting person, and exemptions from fasting. They will then describe some of the challenges for those who observe fasting and how best to accommodate them and conclude with a description of the holiday which celebrates the end of the fast, Eid ul-Fitr.

Throughout the presentation the speaker will entertain questions and have a discussion with the audience.

Speaker: Zachary Markwith (bio)

If you are interested in attending this event, please email ING’s Education Director Zachary Markwith at [email protected].