SACRED FESTIVALS IN THE NEWS: ISLAM


"In Pictures: Eid Al-Fitr," Telegraph.

"All Over The World, Thirsty Muslims Have Ramadan Go-To Drinks," Salt, NPR, June 8, 2017.

Merrit Kennedy, "Photos: Muslim Hajj Pilgrimage Reaches Its Pinnacle," Two-Way, NPR, September 22, 2016.

Rick Gladstone, "Death Toll From Hajj Stampede Reaches 2,411 In New Estimate," New York Times, December 10, 2015.

Leo Benedictus, "Hajj Crush: How Crowd Disasters Happen, And How They Can Be Avoided," Guardian, October 3, 2015.

"Hajj Crush: Saudi Arabia Issues Over 1,000 Images Suggesting Death-Toll Rise," Guardian, September 28, 2015.

"Hajj Stempede: Iran's Rouhani Calls For Investigation At UN," BBC News, September 27, 2015.

"Hajj Stampede: Saudi King Orders Safety Review," BBC News, September 25, 2015.

"Hajj Stampede: Saudis Face Growing Criticism Over Death," BBC News, September 25, 2015.

"Hajj Stempede: At Least 717 Killed In Saudi Arabia," BBC News, September 24, 2015.

"Eid Al-Adha 2015: Muslims Observe The Feast Of Sacrifice," Huffington Post, September 22, 2015.

Kevin Rawlinson and Martin Chulov, "Hajj Pilgrimage To Go Ahead Despite Tragic Crane Collapse At Mecca's Grand Mosque," Guardian, September 12, 2015.

"Saudi Crane Collapse Kills 107 In Mecca Grand Mosque," Al Jazeera, September 12, 2015.

Anisa Kadri, "Eating Disorders At Ramadan: One Teenager's Experience," BBC News, July 13, 2015.

Aya Batrawy, "Eid Mubarak!: Muslim's Mark End Of Ramadan With Eid ul-Fitr Celebrations," Huffington Post, July 28, 2014.

Yasmine Hafiz, "Laylat Al Qadr 2014: What Is The 'Night Of Power?,'" Huffington Post, July 21, 2014.

"Eid al-Fitr 2015: A Celebration At The End Of Ramadan," Huffington Post, July 16, 2015.

Carol Kuruvilla, "Muslim Cartoonist Explains Ramadan, From A To Z," Huffington Post, July 15, 2015.

Yasmine Hafiz, "Beautiful Ramadan Photos From Around The World," Huffington Post, July 14, 2014.

Yasmine Hafiz, "Ramadan Reflections To Welcome The Muslim Month Of Fasting," Huffington Post, June 28, 2014.

Chris Branch, "Dissecting The True Meaning Of Ramadan," Huffington Post, June 27, 2014.

"Milad an-Nabi 2104: Prophet Muhammad's Birth Celebrated By Muslims," Huffington Post, June 13, 2014.

Yasmine Hafiz, "'Mecca 3D' App Takes You On A Virtual Hajj," Huffington Post, June 9, 2014.

"Lailat Al Miraj 2014: Facts, Dates, And History Of The Muslim Holiday," Huffington Post, May 27, 2014.

"Photos Of Ashura Shows Intense Rituals [Graphic]," Huffington Post, November 14, 2013,

"Ashura 2013: Dates, Rituals And History Explained," Huffington Post, November 12, 2013.

"Eid Al-Adha 2013: Muslims Observe The Feast Of Sacrifice," Huffington Post, October 14, 2013.

Yasmine Hafiz, "Hajj GIFs Take You Inside Mecca," Huffington Post, October 12, 2013.

Yasmine Hafiz, "Hajj 2013, Islam's Pilgrimage To Mecca: Facts, History And Dates Of The Muslim Holiday," Huffington Post, October 11, 2013.

"Eid Al-Fitr Celebrated Around The World -- In Pictures," Guardian, August 8, 2013.

"How The End Of Ramadan Is Marked Around The World," Telegraph, August 8, 2013.

Sara Ilyas, "Dresses And Accessories To Celebrate Eid -- In Pictures," Guardian, August 7, 2013.

Josh Halliday, "Channel 4 Chief Rejects Criticism Over Call To Prayer Ramadan Broadcast," Guardian, July 16, 2013.

Emily Drabble, "Teaching Ramadan -- News And Resources Round Up," Guardian Professional, July 14, 2013.

Remona Aly, "Ramadan: 10 Things You Might Need To Know," Guardian, July 10, 2013.

Mona Chalabi, "Ramadan In Numbers," Guardian, July 10, 2013.

"A Road To Mecca," Al Jazeera, December 18, 2012.

Ajmal Massoor, "What Have They Done To My Hajj," Guardian, October 28, 2012.

"Eid Al-Adha Celebrations -- In Pictures," Guardian, October 26, 2012.

"Eid Al-Fitr Festival Begins -- In Pictures," Guardian, August 19, 2012.

"Muslim Athletes Must Balance The Call To Fast With A Desire To Compete," New York Times, May 26, 2012.

Alex Needham, "Hajj Show At British Museum Surprise Hit," Guardian, April 13, 2012.

"Hajj: Journey To The Heart Of Islam At The British Museum -- In Pictures," Guardian, January 25, 2012.

"What Is Ashura?," BBC News, December 6, 2011.

"Eid Al-Adha Around The World -- In Pictures," Guardian, November 6, 2011.

"Eid-al Adha Festival Preparations -- In Pictures," Guardian, November 4, 2011.

"Hajj Pilgrimage -- In Pictures," Guardian, November 3, 2011.

Siraj Datoo, "Saturnine Faces As Astronomers Query Moon Sighting Over Saudi Arabia," Guardian, September 5, 2011.

Riazat Butt, "Come Eid With Me In Helmand," Guardian, August 31, 2011.

Saaed Kamali Dehghan, "Sunni Muslims Banned From Holding Own Eid Prayers In Tehran," Guardian, August 31, 2011.

"Eid Al-Fitr Celebrations Begin -- In Pictures," Guardian, August 30, 2011.

Aisha Riaz, "Ramadan And The Art Of Fasting," Guardian, August 25, 2011.

Sana Saleem, "Policing Ramadan Undermines Its Principles," Guardian, August 18, 2011.

"Dubai's Burj Khalifa Residents Told To Fast Longer During Ramadan," Guardian, August 7, 2011.

Mehdi Hasan, "Ramadan: A Guide For The Perplexed," Guardian, August 3, 2011.

Constanze Letsch, "Ramadan Drummer Of Istanbul Hopes the Beat Will Go On," Guardian, August 2, 2011.

"First Day Of Ramadan -- Pictures," Guardian, August 1, 2011.

"British Museum To Stage Hajj Exhibition," BBC News, July 20, 2011.

Ahmed Moor, "Ashura Is About More Than Bloodletting," Guardian, December 20, 2010.

"Eyewitness: Muharram," Guardian, December 18, 2010.

"Shia Muslims Mark Ashura," Guardian, December 16, 2010.

"Eyewitness: Solemn Festival At Jama Masjid," Guardian, November 18, 2010.

Riazat Butt, "Saudi Emir Admits Concerns Over Hajj," Guardian, November 18, 2010.

"Eid Al-Adha Celebrations Around The World," Guardian, November 17, 2010.

"Eid Al-Adha Begins," Guardian, November 16, 2010.

Riazat Butt, "Hajj Rituals Test Saudi Arabian Authorities," Guardian, November 16, 2010.

Riazat Butt, "Sectarian Hostility Lies Beneath Hajj Spirit, Pilgrims Say," Guardian, November 16, 2010.

"Hajj Pilgrims Gather At Mecca," Guardian, November 15, 2010.

Riazat Butt, "Mecca Makeover: How The Hajj Has Become Big Business For Saudi Arabia," Guardian, November 14, 2010.

"The Annual Hajj Pilgrimage To Mecca," Guardian, November 12, 2010.

Edward Wong, "Kashgar Journal: Celebrating Id Al-Fitr Under Watchful Eyes Of China," New York Times, September 12, 2010.

"Muslims Celebrate Eid Al-Fitr," Guardian, September 10, 2010.

"Muslims Prepare For Eid Al-Fitr," Guardian, September 9, 2010.

Nesrine Malik, "Eid: Is The Agonising Wait Almost Over," Guardian, September 9, 2010.

"Ramadan Observed Around The World," Guardian, August 27, 2010.

"In Pictures: Ramadan Friday Prayers," BBC News, August 13, 2010.

"Ramadan Around The World," Guardian, August 11, 2010.

Thanassis Cambanis, "Helwan Journal: Egyptians Look For A Heavenly Sign To Start Ramadan," New York Times, August 11, 2010.

Haroon Siddique, "Ramadan Goes Hi-Tech With Phone Apps To Help Muslims Fast And Pray," Guardian, August 11, 2010.

"Egyptians Gear Up For Eid Al-Adha," BBC News, November 27, 2009.

"In Pictures: First Day Of Hajj Pilgrimage," BBC News, November 25, 2009.

"Heavy Rain And Swine Flu Fears Hamper Hajj," BBC News, November 25, 2009.

"Saudi Arabia Warns Against Protests At Hajj," BBC News, November 23, 2009.

"Swine Flu Kills Four In Saudi Arabia On Hajj Pilgrimage," BBC News, November 21, 2009.

"Saudi Warning Over Hajj Politics," BBC News, November 3, 2009.

Homa Khaleedi, "Eid Al-Fitr -- The Feast After The Fast," Guardian, September 21, 2009.

"In Pictures: Eid Celebrations," BBC News, September 20, 2009.

Musab Bora, "Face To Faith: Is It Reasonable To Describe Eid Al-Fitr As The Muslim Christmas?," Guardian, September 19, 2009.

George Vecsey, "Sports Of The Times: Personal Choices For A Player During Ramadan," New York Times, September 3, 2009.

"Muslims Begin Ramadan Holy Month," BBC News, August 22, 2009.

Inayat Bunglawala, "Taking Time Out For Ramadan," Guardian, August 22, 2009.

"Muslims Around The World Prepare For Eid Al-Fitr," Guardian, September 30, 2008.

Ian Black, "Too Racy For Ramadan," Guardian, September 17, 2008.

Usama Hasan, "Ramadan Confusion," Guardian, September 1, 2008.

Riazat Butt, "Inside The Hajj, With 1M Believers," Guardian, December 17, 2007.

Riazat Butt, "In The City Of 1M Tents," Guardian, December 17, 2007.

Salam Al-Mahadin, "Fasting And Feasting," Guardian, October 1, 2007.

"Ramadan Revealed," Guardian, September 13, 2007.

  "What Is Ashura?," BBC News, February 17, 2005.


 

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