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Uzbek president adopts resolution on appropriate celebration of holy Ramadan

Politics Materials 27 July 2011 11:42
In welcoming the upcoming Ramadan, Uzbek President Islam Karimov signed a decree on how to hold it appropriately.
Uzbek president adopts resolution on appropriate celebration of holy Ramadan

Uzbekistan , Tashkent, July 27 /Trend, D.Azizov /

In welcoming the upcoming Ramadan, Uzbek President Islam Karimov signed a decree on how to hold it appropriately.

Uzbek Muslims will greet the beginning of the Holy Ramadan on Aug. 1 , when they will fast and refrain from eating and drinking for 30 days .

President Islam Karimov instructed local authorities and public organizations to take measures to hold the month of Ramadan in accordance with national customs.

Ramadan is a month of Muslim fasting, prayers, and good works. During this month, the faithful people ask God for remission and make prayers .

All healthy people must fast, except for pregnant women, nursing mothers, and young children. People who are ill or undertaking a journey are not required to fast.

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