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Selamat Hari Raya, Maaf Lahir Bathin!

(Happy Holidays, Forgive my sins and the sins of the world)

 

This greeting is the felicitation once often hears in Indonesia and the rest of the Malay world, exchanged by all Muslims in commemoration of the end of the 1-month Ramadan fasting. That will be tomorrow, October 1, the Eid ul-Fitr or Eid il-Fitr, which is probably the most celebrated Eid in the Muslim world.

 

the vintas or traditional Muslim boat sails, now a symbol of Zamboanga City, the Philippines, March 26, 2006

 

more symbols of Islam in colloidfarl.blogspot.com/

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Taken on March 26, 2006