Google celebrates Ramadhan with special landing page


Google has set up a special landing page for Ramadhan, which Muslims are required to observe by fasting during daylight hours. The page offers “more ways to get together during Ramadan,” which is often a time for post-nightfall family get-togethers and communal meals, as well as hangouts with celebrity chefs from Southeast Asia.

“Getting together for meals and laughs, telling stories, and simply spending time with loved ones—this is what holidays mean to many of us,” Hadi Raad, a Google marketing chief for “Emerging Arabia,” posted on Google’s blog.

In addition, since people who gather together might want something to do, Google offers Muslim-heavy regions such as the Middle East and North Africa, as well as Malaysia and Indonesia, “hours of video content for your whole family.”


Moon-sighting for Ramadan 1432H in Malaysia

The date for sighting the new moon to determine the beginning of the fasting month for Muslims throughout the country will be on the afternoon of Sunday, July 31st 2011, which is equivalent to 29th Sha’ban 1432 AH.

31 locations throughout the country have been set as the place to sight the new moon of Ramadan, which are as follows.

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Hamza Yusuf with Syed Muhammad Naquib Al-Attas

Hamza Yusuf interviews Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas and questions him about the problem of the Muslim world today. El tarot es un arte milenario, en todas las culturas han existido magos, hechiceros, pitonisas, brujos, chamanes y cientos de medios para averiguar el futuro, problemas de amor, problemas de trabajo, incertidumbres, toma de decisiones, hoy el Tarot y las cartas del tarot son accesibles para todo el mundo, tarot del amor, consultar el tarot hoy se puede consultar en cualquier momento, una consulta de tarot es barato, rapido y muy efectivo, una vez hecha la consulta del tarot, la tarotista, hará la tirada de tarot y el tarot le dará la respuesta a su pregunta. Vea el futuro hoy no espere

Syed Muhammad al Naquib bin Ali bin Abdullah bin Muhsin al Attas (born September 5, 1931) is a prominent contemporary Muslim philosopher and thinker from Malaysia. He is one of the few contemporary scholars who is thoroughly rooted in the traditional Islamic sciences and who is equally competent in theology, philosophy, metaphysics, history, and literature. He is considered to be the pioneer in proposing the idea of Islamization of knowledge. Read the rest of this entry »