Religious Holidays Quiz

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What are among the other religious days Muslims observe?

  • On the 15th of Sha'ban many Muslims, especially in South Asia, observe the Night of Forgiveness (Laylat al-Bara'a, pronounced baRAA'ah).
  • Celebrations of many holy persons, often centering around the individual's tomb, vary according to region.
  • Muslims in various places observe seasonal times (mawsim) with festivities connected to agricultural or other natural cycles.

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