Houston is home to welcoming, Diverse community, I look forward to this event every year -- Mayor of Houston Annise Parker:Read more
We feature The Honorable Mayor, Annise Parker, as keynote speaker for this auspicious event.Ramadan is the 9th month of the Islamic calendar, is the month of fasting. Throughout the month, adult Muslims around the world abstain from food, drink, smoking and sexual relations between dawn and sunset. In the Holy Month of Ramadan, Muslims give in extra acts of charity, and spend extra time in worship. Fasting helps to teach patience, self-control and humility.
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Mayor Annise Parker, City of Houston Ramadan is one of the holiest celebrations for members of the Islamic faith. It is period of sacrifice and commitment.Houston is truly one of the most diverse international cities in the nation and it will be a great opportunity to show case our religious, cultural and social diversity by participating in this religious celebration with all of our brothers and sister. This will be a remarkable opportunity to show solidarity and unity among not just various Muslim organizations and religious groups but also to remind all that we share same human values, respect, and dignities as do rest of our citizens of this great city, irrespective of race, color, religion, or the origin of an individual.
Muslims representation from all over the world proved the unity amongst us and shows how strongly everyone support the event for showing pride on practicing the important pillar of Islam that is Fasting.Learn more →
"Houston Iftar" Annual Ramadan Dinner with Mayor Annise Parker,City of Houston The Iftar event shows a beautiful portrait of Brotherhood where all race and religion was enjoying peacefully under one roof.Learn more →
"O ye who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that ye may attain piety." Qur'an 2:183. showing pride on practicing the important pillar of Islam that is Fasting.Learn more →