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What is Ramadan?

For about 1.6 billion people across every continent, the most important month of the year begins this week.

"It's a period of spiritual development rather than celebration," research scholar A.Kadir Yildirim told the Houston Chronicle. "The real celebration comes at the end of the month with Eid, a feast of three days."

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