Ramadan: An alternate view


A Muslim man reads the Koran
1 A Muslim man reads the Koran while observing a spiritual seclusion called Itikaf at the East London Mosque on July 24, 2014 in London, England. 
Islamic literature
2 Islamic literature 
Pages in a Koran
3 Pages in a Koran 
Food for Iftar, the evening meal during Ramadan
4 Food for Iftar, the evening meal during Ramadan 
Muslim men break fast with Iftar
5 Muslim men break fast with Iftar 
Muslim women try on clothes ahead of Eid
6 Muslim women try on clothes ahead of Eid 
A muezzin leads the call to prayer
7 A muezzin leads the call to prayer 
The East London Mosque
8 The East London Mosque 
The congregation waits for Imam
9 The congregation waits for Imam 
Praying during Ramadan
10 Praying during Ramadan 
A Muslim man in traditional headwear
11 A Muslim man in traditional headwear 
Muslim men leave after prayer
12 Muslim men leave after prayer 
Reading the Koran in spiritual seclusion
13 Reading the Koran in spiritual seclusion 
Reading the Koran at the East London Mosque
14 Reading the Koran at the East London Mosque