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32 Ways British Muslims Are Surviving Day One Of Ramadan

"The only month we have a date every night."

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Muslims believe this is the month the Qur'an, the Islamic holy book, was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad. It's a month of fasting and this year has just sprung upon us on this fine summer's day.

Beautiful emotional Quran recitation on the verses of the Quran relating to Ramadan. [Al-Baqarah 185-186] https://t.co/HUDX8cx7IE

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Oh, and I forgot about the MEMES! #Ramadan

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Happy #Ramadan to all of my Muslim followers

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8. It's a time when observant Muslims around the world do not eat or drink during daylight hours.

The last minute pre Ramadan rituals. You know what I'm talking about.

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19. Every time.

When you oversleep for suhoor and realise there's only 2 minutes till fajr. #Ramadan

20. And every bit of blessing helps.

I thought I was out of time to drink all my water then I realized our clocks are 2 min fast😩ain't God good #Ramadan

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31. And this is basically you after 19 hours of fasting in the UK.

This is basically me after Day 1 of Ramadan.

Aisha Gani is a senior reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

Contact Aisha Gani at aisha.gani@buzzfeed.com.

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