Tag Archives: Islam

Raman Osman and Tanya Stum do vocals during a music rehearsal for the upcoming Islamic arts and culture workshop in Oakland.

“Doorway to Islamic Civilization” workshop series in Oakland seeks to combat Islamophobia

Zawaya, literally “aspects” in Arabic, a Bay Area non-profit focused on developing multicultural programs and the Arab arts, is organizing “Doorway to Islamic Civilization,” a series of arts and culture workshops that will be held...

The last days of Ramadan in Oakland

Muslims in Oakland are in the last third of the month of Ramadan--its most intense part, as observers continue to fast during daylight hours, declining both food and water until the sun sets. Daylight, and...