Religious Holidays Quiz

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What and when are some of the Major Muslim Observances?

  • The Islamic New Year starts the year.
  • Many Sunni Muslims celebrate, Rabi al-Awal, the Birthday of the Prophet on a different day than observed by Twelver Shia Muslims.
  • Muhammad's Night Journey and Ascension is celebrated.
  • Feast of the Breaking of the Fast closes Ramadan.

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