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Ramzan shopping keeps streets alive at night
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Ramzan shopping keeps streets alive at night

June 7, 2019

Mysuru: In a city with no shopping destinations open through the night, Ramzan’s special bazaars pull crowds and shoppers in hordes.  Though there are no malls, no nightclub, and no fine dining that are open all through the night on other regular days, on the special occasion of Ramzan, some streets were open late into…

Thousands offer prayers at Eidgah Maidan
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Thousands offer prayers at Eidgah Maidan

June 5, 2019

Mysuru: Thousands of Muslim brethren gathered at the sprawling Eidgah Maidan in Tilaknagar today to offer prayers as part of Eid ul Fitr, also called the “Festival of Breaking Fast.” Hazarath Moulana Mohd. Usman Shariff, Sir Khazi of Mysuru, who led the mass prayers, said: “After one month of fasting, we assemble in the open…

Bhima distributes Ramzan kits
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Bhima distributes Ramzan kits

June 4, 2019

As part of the CSR initiate of B.N. Road Bhima, S. Revanna (Block Education Officer), K.N. Sudhakar (Circle Inspector) and K. Gouse Khan (Municipality ex-President) distributed Ramzan kits to the underprivileged families of Muslim community at K.R. Pet. Also seen are Yatiraj (LIC Development Officer), P. Bharat and S. Harikrishnan (Floor Managers). Comprised of necessary…

Ramzan bandobust meeting
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Ramzan bandobust meeting

June 3, 2019

Mysuru:  City Police Commissioner K.T. Balakrishna held meeting with the Police Inspector, Sub-Inspector level officials, other Police officials at his office in city this morning to discuss the Ramzan bandobust preparations. The Commissioner discussed about the deployment of tight police security in the sensitive areas of the city like Mandi Mohalla, Udayagiri, Kalyanagiri, Beedi Colony,…

Spiritual and Health benefits of Ramadan fasting
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Spiritual and Health benefits of Ramadan fasting

May 12, 2019

By Dr. Asna Urooj. Chairperson, Department of Studies in Food Science and Nutrition, University of Mysore Healthy adult Muslims all over the world, observe fasting during Ramadan, the ninth month in the Islamic calendar. They do so not to lose weight or any medical benefit but as it is ordained in Quran which says, “O…

Mysuru’s date with Dates
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Mysuru’s date with Dates

May 8, 2019

More than 50 varieties of dates available for Ramzan By Rajkumar Bhavasar The holy month of Ramzan observed by the Muslims began from yesterday. Ramzan is synonymous with dates and we see mounds of them everywhere. Since Ramzan is the month of fasting from dawn to dusk, it is a religious practice to eat dates…

City Muslims offer Ramzan Prayers
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City Muslims offer Ramzan Prayers

June 16, 2018

Mysuru:  The sprawling Eidgah Maidan at Tilaknagar, which was completely spruced up, was teeming with people as nearly 60,000 Muslim brethren gathered to offer Ramzan prayers this morning. Leading the prayers, Sir Khazi of Mysuru Hazrath Moulana Mohammed Usman Shariff, called upon the people to give 2.5 per cent of savings as ‘Zakat’ to the…

Ramdas dines & sings with children at Orphanage
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Ramdas dines & sings with children at Orphanage

June 15, 2018

Mysuru: MLA S.A. Ramdas seen amidst children of Muslim Girls Orphanage on Ashoka Road in city. Every year, he makes it a point to visit the 112-year-old Orphanage along with his supporters and take part in Ramzan celebrations. Before having meal with the children, Ramdas, who is also the Founder of ‘Amma Mane,’ a residential…

Zakat: The obligatory act during Holy Ramzan
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Zakat: The obligatory act during Holy Ramzan

June 15, 2018

By Shadan Muneer, Freelance Journalist The essence of Islam is peace and brotherhood. The core teachings emphasises that people live in peace and harmony and believe that the disparity between the rich and the poor needs to be bridged. Islam prescribes sharing of one’s wealth with the less fortunate and chalks out the method through…

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