I must hasten to point out that not everyone is celebrating Eid today – many muslims are abiding by the sightings which indicate Eid is tomorrow. One of my favorite bloggers, Mr. Moo, offers his take on the opacity of Eid’s timing – subtle, but brilliant. But his true genius is in the lolcats. My favorite:
Still, regardless of which day we observe Eid, the final days of Ramadan are still a time in which all muslims are in a joyous mood (even the ones still fasting That exuberance is infectious – for example, here’s a wonderful Eid Hymn, courtesy of Nell Minow (aka Movie Mom):
Let’s also note that Rosh Hashanah began yesterday at sundown, so Shanah Tovah! I refer to this sort of thing as an Abrahamic Convergence…
Has Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam? Short answer: probably not.
Lindsay Lohan was recently spotted carrying a copy of the Qur'an as she left a children's daycare where she's serving her court-ordered sentence of community service. As the article at The Daily Mall helpfully ...
City of Brass by Aziz Poonawalla approaches issues from the perspective of a Muslim of the West. Aziz, a member of the Dawoodi Bohra Muslim community, has been blogging since early 2003 and co-founded the Brass Crescent Awards for the muslim blogsphere.