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
Ramadan in Gaza.
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
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