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Three women wearing hijabs place paper plates of cheese pizza slices on a table where children are reaching for them.
Carlos Moreno
KCUR 89.3
For many Kansas City Muslims, Ramadan represents a time to reflect on the things they are thankful for through prayer and fasting. It also brings communal fast-breaking banquets and prayer sessions. Community members are able to reconnect and reinforce one another’s faith, especially where many around them do not share it.

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