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THE PAGAN HOLIDAY

THE PAGAN HOLIDAY

Anything can be taken as an offensive jibe, depending on one’s state of mind. I wondered why the so-called season of cheer and peace is so fraught with angst and the indignant expressions of righteousness for so many people. 1,451 more words

Is Giving Beggars Coins a Sin? (Understanding the Poverty Part 1)

In the last Eid Al-Fitr, a polemic filled Indonesian media with ulamas ordaining every Moslem to not give money to the beggars and homeless in the streets. 512 more words

Beggars

Special Cookies for Special Persons

A month after Eid Al-Fitr, I still could remember the feeling I had when I baked the cookies with my mom for mother-in-law-to-be. Excited, anxious, you name it. 97 more words

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