Eid al-Fitr (عيد الفطر , , "festival of breaking of the fast") ξ1 is an important religious holiday celebrated by worldwide that marks the end of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting ( sawm). The religious Eid is the first and only day in the month of Shawwal during which Muslims are not permitted to fast. The holiday celebrates the conclusion of the 29 or 30 days of dawn-to-sunset fasting during the entire month of Ramadan. The day of Eid, therefore, falls on the first day of the month of Shaw..
One of America's preeminent ornithologists, Johnsgard blends science, nature, and personal observations to tell the life histories of thirty-three grassland birds. Writing with precision and passion, he draws from his own observations to convey the ma..
Mom wants to fix each of her children’s problems--Jeff’s gambling, Ida’s promiscuity, Junior’s drinking--and to create a normal family. She convinces Pop to sell the family land and give $500,000 to each of their children, believing the money will ..
One Day in the Prairie Trophy Chapter Book Binding: Paperback Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books Publish Date: 1996/04/01 Synopsis: Depicts the activities of the many animal inhabitants of a prairie wildlife refuge in southwest Oklahoma, as they hurr..
These include a comprehensive review of agricultural and environmental issues associated with poultry manure management; aspects of rainwater utilization efficiency in rainfed lowland rice; a discussion of wetland functions as reflected in hydric soils and..
It explains how the building and artefacts can help visitors understand Islam and Muslim beliefs about Allah, the Prophet Muhammad and the QurÃƒÂ¯Ã‚Â¿Ã‚Â½an. It focuses in particular on prayer: the five daily prayer times, the call to prayer,..