Dossier: Ramadan

Breaking the fast in Brazil's "Islamic heartland", Recife. Photo: Ekrem Güzeldere

Ramadan in Brazil

Maintaining the tradition

A mountain landscape in Iran (photo: FARS)

Islam and Environmental Protection

Embracing a Greener Ramadan

Photo Essay

The Challenges of Ramadan

Sergeant Chaouki Aakil (photo: © Ulrike Hummel)

Muslims in the German Armed Forces

Observing Ramadan in Uniform

Kristiane Backer on German TV show 'Menschen bei Maischberger' (photo: imago stock&people)

The Islamic Month of Ramadan

A Test of Willpower

Kristiane Backer on German TV show 'Menschen bei Maischberger' (photo: imago stock&people)

The Islamic Month of Ramadan

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A Test of Willpower

Sighting the moon before Ramadan (photo: AP)

The Holy Month of Ramadan

To Fast or Not to Fast

Sighting the moon before Ramadan (photo: AP)

The Holy Month of Ramadan

Fasting Is Not for Everybody

Muslims praying in the Merkez Mosque in Duisburg (photo: dpa)

The Tradition of Ramadan

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Which Image of God Determines the Ritual Behaviour?