More than a ritual, Ramadan has broad significance

When we look at Ramadan in essence, not just as a ritual, we will discover the great relevance of this essence to our lives, here and now.

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The main essence of fasting is the ability to self restrain, to postpone gratification, to be liberated from the compelling demands of our need and greed, and to do that for a higher consideration.

This is unique to human species, distinguishing us above the animal kingdom.  Continue reading