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Ramadan month of the Cham

Ramadan month of the Cham

VOV.VN - Cham people in the Mekong delta province of An Giang live mostly in An Phu, Tan Chau, and Phu Tan district. They celebrate a month of Ramadan in September of the Islamic lunar calendar, which falls in May or June of the solar calendar.

Malaysia: Abu Sayyaf militant leader killed

Malaysia: Abu Sayyaf militant leader killed

A leader of the Philippine Islamic militant group Abu Sayyaf - Abraham Hamid - was killed by Malaysian security forces during a gun fight offshore Sabah state, Borneo island of Malaysia, on December 10.

Muslims begin the holy month of Ramadan

Muslims begin the holy month of Ramadan

VOV.VN - About 1.6 billion Muslims around the world, about 22% of the world’s population, observe the holy month of Ramadan, a time of intense prayer, dawn-to-dusk fasting, and good deeds.

Saudi Arabia hails HCMC’s assistance for Muslims

A delegation of the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Islamic Affairs visited Ho Chi Minh City on April 5, meeting with the municipal authorities as well as representatives of the Muslim communities in Vietnam.