July 2012

Iran national Ramadan theme song for London Olympics

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Iran has composed and produced a national theme song for the London Olympics 2012.

Hijri calendar. Islamic names of Months.

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    The Islamic calendar (or Hijri calendar) is a purely lunar calendar consisting of 12 lunar months in a year of 354 or 355 days. The months and days of Hijri calendar begin and end according to appearance and different phases of moon. It starts from the month of Muharram and ends on Zul-Hijja.

How to Convert a Solar Date to a Lunar Date and vice versa

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    Here is a simple instruction on converting solar dates to lunar dates and vice versa.

The difference between solar and lunar calendars

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    There are two main calendar types: solar and lunar.

Hassan II Mosque

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    The Hassan II Mosque is a mosque situated in Casablanca, Morocco. It is the largest mosque in the country. Designed by architect Michel Pinseau, Hassan II Mosque is the largest religious monument in the world after Mecca.

Special practices during Ramadan

Created by Гость on Thu, 26/07/2012 - 14:20
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    There is a number of special practices which are only done during Ramadan.

Racism in China is worse than in Russia

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A Caucasian American businessman gets into a cab in Beijing. At first he's relieved-- the last few taxis passed straight by him, which is not unusual-- it can be difficult for non-Chinese nationals to get a cab. But then comes an uncomfortable question from the driver: "Isn't it difficult living in a country with so many black people?"

PRAYER TIMES FOR MOSCOW - 2012

Created by islaminform.com on Wed, 18/07/2012 - 14:29
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Ramadan in 2012 will start on Friday, the 20th of July and will continue for 30 days until Saturday, the 18th of August.

RAMADAN PRIMER

Created by islaminform.com on Wed, 18/07/2012 - 14:28
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When It Happens - Ramadan is the ninth month of the lunar Islamic calendar, which lasts 29 or 30 days. In 2012, Ramadan is predicted to begin on July 20th and end on August 18th.

Ramadan

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    Ramadan (Turkish: Ramazan) is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, which lasts 29 or 30 days. The Islamic calendar is based on the lunar cycle.

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