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Dr. Faheem Younus: Ramadan 2020 "A Spiritual Bootcamp" Amid Pandemic

May 13, 2020

Dr. Faheem Younus is an infectious diseases expert at the University of Maryland and a member of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.

The Holy Month of Ramadan is a time when Muslims around the world mark the Prophet Mohammad’s receiving of the first chapters of the Quran from Allah.  It is a time of reflection, prayer, and celebration. This year,  however, the coronavirus pandemic has made observance of Ramadan exceptionally difficult.

Joining Tom to discuss those challenges is Dr. Faheem Younus. He is an infectious diseases expert at the University of Maryland and a member of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.

Dr. Younus speaks to us by phone from his office.