France: in search of meaning
Ramadan behind bars
Ramadan is one of the five pillars of Islam. The Muslim holy month is a time for contemplation, sharing, socialising and spirituality. Prison Insider asked several people to tell us what Ramadan is like in prison
Sakina1 is a Muslim chaplain in prison. She guides female prisoners in their religious practice and helps them deal with incarceration better. Ramadan, daily organisation, work on self-esteem… She tells us all about it.
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