The Famous Month of Ramadhan by Bridget, Tunisia

Its name is Ramadhane, its classification is holy, its values are sacred, and its memories last a lifetime. I am talking about the month during which all Muslims fast from dawn to sunset. If you have never heard of it nor been in a Muslim country during that time, let me use words to show … Continue reading The Famous Month of Ramadhan by Bridget, Tunisia

‘My Ramadan Story’ by Sarah Perle, Israel

This is my Ramadan story, and the one of my grandfather and my family. We are Jews. I grew up listening to stories about my grandfather. He was quite a character my grandpa! He arrived to Northern France after the Algerian Independence war in the early 1960s. Algeria was his home, Arabic his language, and … Continue reading ‘My Ramadan Story’ by Sarah Perle, Israel

Keep Calm & Enjoy Ramadan by Samia Hathroubi, Tunisia

Let’s be honest even if I am quite used to writing this is not an easy task to start thinking about a subject for a blog about our beloved region. Wherever I look I feel overwhelmed by bitter, anger and sadness at the same time. I could write about the stalemate in which Tunisia is … Continue reading Keep Calm & Enjoy Ramadan by Samia Hathroubi, Tunisia