Monday, June 06, 2016

What Does Ramadan Kareem Mean In English?

What Does Ramadan Kareem Mean In English?

According to The Huffington Post, Ramadan Kareem means Have a Generous or Blessed Ramadan.  The phrase roughly translates to "a generous Ramadan."

 

Here's a roundup of stories, involving Muslims, that you need to know about:

CNN reports that a young group of Muslims created a crowdfunding campaign to rebuild burned black churches in the South.  The group raised over $100,000.

Independent reports that hundreds of Muslims marched in London to condemn terrorism.  The anti-Isis march did not receive mainstream media coverage.

According to Brand Channel, McDonald's has an extensive Muslim base.  The company uses the month of fasting to corner the market:


Here are some celebrities who are Muslim:
  • Janet Jackson converted to Islam last year.  Back in 2012 she married Muslim billionaire, Wissam Al Mana.
  • Shaquille O'Neal rarely discusses the fact that he is a Muslim.  Back in 2010 he mentioned his plans to travel to Mecca.
  • Muhammad Ali was a devout Muslim.  He is remembered as the true face of Islam.
  • Zayn Malik is currently one of the most popular Muslims in pop culture.
  • Dave Chappelle converted to Islam in 1998.  He doesn't discuss his religion publicly because he doesn't want people to associate his flaws with "this beautiful thing."

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