### [[Ramadan Obsessions]] # Can someone explain to me the obsession with food in the month of fasting, and the obsession with entertainment in the month of worship? In a study on 173 families, 59.5% reported weight gain in a month where one should abstain from all food and drink from sunrise to sunset. In Ramadan, the most sacred month in the Muslim calendar, more concerts, TV shows (games, drama, entertainment), belly dance shows, hookas, and entertainment in general is consumed compared to the rest of the year, COMBINED! > [!rtl]- بالعربي > > [!seealso] Related Thoughts > > Related thoughts will appear here when available. Published: July 10, 2013