For Muslims, Ramadan is the holiest month of the year. Families travel to mosques for nightly prayers, give charity to those in need and wake up before dawn to break fast – traditions meant to encourage self-reflection, compassion and piety. Ramadan is in short a chance to become closer to God.
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“We believe that we are one of the most united cities in America,” said one Fresno pastor during a prayer walk to the shooting sites of Tuesday’s deadly rampage. Earlier in the day, former Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin asked the community to support Catholic Charities and announced a large donation from the Central Valley Community Foundation.