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Javanese Muslims in Suriname Celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr

Javanese Muslims in Suriname Celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr
Javanese Muslims at the end of Ramadan pray during Eid ul-Fitr at Onafhankelijksplein (Independence Square) in Paramaribo, Suriname / South America.
Javanese Muslims in Suriname Celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr
Approximately % 15 population of Suriname are Muslim Javanese. Javanese people “imported” from another Dutch colony: Indonesia (the former Dutch East Indies) make up 15% of Suriname during Dutch colonization.
Javanese Muslims in Suriname Celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr
They were at Onafhankelijksplein (Independence Square) at 20th of September 2009 for their holy pray at front of two historical colonial buildings of Suriname “Presidential Palace” (AKA White House locally) and “Clock Tower”.
Javanese Muslims in Suriname Celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr

Ertugrul Kilic — 21 September 2009, 14:21

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