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April 29, 2006

Madinah, Revered City of Blessings

Madinah, Revered City of Blessings By Aishah Schwartz What do you see when you drive down a busy Madinah street? A multi-ethnic society comprised of visitors, pilgrims and residents dressed in variations of the modest clothing representative of Islam. Madinah is divided into several districts. Ann Reese, who embraced Islam on January 1, 1989, and thereafter adopted the name Anisah, lives in the district of Al-Khaldia. Born and raised in Northern Illinois, Anisah is grateful for the blessing of having spent the past thirteen years living in Madinah with her Saudi-born husband and their five children. (read more)

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