Religion

Ramadan Diary: As Fasting Ends, the Lessons of Ramadan Linger – Ambah
07/28/2014

Ramadan Diary: As Fasting Ends, the Lessons of Ramadan Linger – Ambah

The holy month of Ramadan — a special time of prayer and fasting — began June 28th in Saudi Arabia. Ramadan means more in the lives of Muslims than refraining from eating and drinking during the daylight hours as we learned from Faiza Saleh Ambah’s “Ramadan Diary.”

Eid al-Fitr Observed
07/28/2014

Eid al-Fitr Observed

King Abdullah and President Obama released statements on the conclusion of the holy month of Ramadan and the beginning of Eid Al-Fitr, the Feast of Breaking the Fast.

Commentary | The Internal Debate Saudi Arabia Needs to Have – Nazer
04/14/2014

Commentary | The Internal Debate Saudi Arabia Needs to Have – Nazer

Among the reports of the event was an op-ed by Jamal Khashoggi, then editor of the al-Watan daily in Saudi Arabia, who said, “King Abdullah will push for religious tolerance at a U.N. meeting opening on Wednesday, aiming not only to impress the West but also to send a message to domestic opponents of his reforms.