Ramadan treat dates back to Prophet Muhammad

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(RNS) Brown, sticky, and wrinkly, dates seem a sad or unremarkable fruit. But every Ramadan, the Islamic holy month that began on Monday (Aug. 1), dates take on tremendous religious significance for the faith’s 1.6 billion followers. Throughout the world, Muslims will break Ramadan’s required daytime fasts just as Prophet Muhammad did nearly 1,400 years […]

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