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Ramadan Special - The Quick Ten with Zara

The Edition stops Zara out for a stroll and interviews her to collect her preferences and routines amid the month of Ramadan. Zara was determined to frequent the gym this year but recalls with regret that she was unable to.

Aishath Shuba Solih
09 April 2024, MVT 14:59
Aishath Shuba Solih
09 April 2024, MVT 14:59

1. Describe yourself?

I am a very straightforward person.

2. How is Iftar practiced in your home?

A - Homemade food *

B - Takeout

3. What about 'Haaru' [Suhoor]?

A - Eat before sleeping *

B - Wake up and eat before Fajr

4. Do you notice any physical changes due to the different Ramadan meals?

A - Weight gain

B - Weight loss

C - No difference *

5. 5pm to Maghrib. What are you usually up to?

A - Chilling

B - Out for a ride *

C - Cooking, of course!

D - Just waiting for Maghrib prayer call

6. How's your social life in Ramadan?

A - More socializing *

B - Less socializing

7. 'Ramadan' is derived from the Arabic word "Ramidha". What do you think it means?

A - Peace and quiet *

B - Prayer

C - Intense heat

D - Water

8. Which 'Fani' [Fresh juice] is the best?

A - Watermelon

B - Guava

C - Mango

D - Orange *

9. How many dates do you eat at Iftar?

A - 0 *

B - 1 to 3

C - 4 to 6

D - 7 ++

10. If you could invite anyone you liked in the world for iftar at your place, who would you choose?

Shaan, my best friend

Editor's Note: The Quick Ten is a special Ramadan series where we ask the same ten light questions from different people every day of Ramadan. At the end of the month, we will see what people's preferences are in general.

Options chosen by the interviewees are marked with a * at the end.

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