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New York Daily News
Give kids the Muslim holidays -- and teach religious history in schools
Zimmerman: When he was campaigning for mayor of New York City, where one of eight public school students are Muslim, Bill de Blasio pledged to add Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha - the two most sacred Muslim holidays - to the school calendar.
National Public Radio
New York's Muslims Push For Public Schools To Close For Eid Holidays
President of the Muslim Democratic Club of New York Linda Sarsour discusses why she wants the city's public schools to close on holidays like Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha.
The Free Dictionary
The month lasts 2930 days based on the visual sightings of the crescent moon, according to numerous biographical accounts compiled in the hadiths .
Worth more than a day
Mother's Day was celebrated with great zeal on Friday, but the local community was abuzz with discussions on the rationale behind this day.