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A peek into the lives of Puerto Rican Muslims

SHAFAQNA - For Juan, Ramadan is a balancing act. On the one hand is his religious faith and practice. On the other is his land, his culture, his home: Puerto Rico. Although he weaves these two elements of his identity together in many ways,…

Islam in Puerto Rico

SHAFAQNA - Since 1958, the island of Puerto Rico has been blessed with the crescent moon along with an initial Palestinian community as a result of the declaration of the occupying regime of Israel, which are now growing side to side with Puerto…

On Eid 2017, a peek into the lives of Puerto Rican Muslims

SHAFAQNA - For Juan, Ramadan is a balancing act. On the one hand is his religious faith and practice. On the other is his land, his culture, his home – Puerto Rico. Although he weaves these two elements of his identity together in many…