Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting, began on June 28. Muslims around the world abstain from food, drink and sexual relations from sunrise to sunset during the holy month. Ramadan is also a time of spiritual reflection, improvement and increased devotion and worship.
The International Ramadan Photography Competition (IRPC) is a visual celebration of the holy month of Ramadan, which displays the many ways Muslims celebrate Ramadan around the world. The fourth annual competition has three categories: Spiritual, Culture and Architecture, which invites viewers to submit photos that 'Capture the spirit of Ramadan.'
The Middle East and North Africa are known for their tradition of poetry, used to pass on lessons in history, ethics and more through carefully crafted verses and rhymes.
Irfan Ahson captures beautiful moments. And he has over 195,000 Facebook fans to prove it.
Kabbadi is a world sport involving rough and tough 'Raiders'
Taskurgan is an unforgiving place. Located at 10,140 feet in the Pamir mountain range on the borders of Afghanistan and Tajikistan, close to Kyrgyzstan and Pakistan, this small autonomous Kashgar Prefecture county in Xinjiang, China is cold, the winters are long, and food is hard to come by.
Organizers from Yardimeli (Helping Hand), based in Istanbul, went to a number of Gaza Refugee Camps in Jordan in order to distribute donations made by Turkish citizens.