August 11th or 12th (depending on one's location) marks the beginning of Ramadan, a religious festival in which millions of Muslims across the world will take part.
Visit your local library branch and learn more!
What do Muslims believe in? Why do Muslims fast? What’s the connection between Ramadan and the Hajj?
The Calgary Public Library has sacred books (like the Koran), as well as a wide variety of commentaries about Islam and issues in the “Muslim world” – if such a thing can be said to exist. We’ve got current statistics and magazines about Islam, too. Or, check out books about Islamic architecture (gorgeous!), or listen to music by Muslim artists.
Check out your local library and learn more about Islam, and every other subject you're interested in!