Photo Gallery: Ramadan in the Far North

Foto: Thomas Grabka/ DER SPIEGEL

The Muslims of Tromsø Ramadan in the Land of the Midnight Sun

During Ramadan, Muslims fast until the sun goes down. But what if you live in a place where there is no sunset? The believers in Tromsø, Norway spent years searching for a solution to that conundrum. Now that they have found one, new problems have arisen.
Von Dennis Betzholz
Translated from the German by Charles Hawley and Daryl Lindsey