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November 9, 2004

Allah o Akbar

Some diffrences between the way Shia and Sunni Muslims pray:

1.) Shias keep their hands at their sides during prayer, while Sunnis fold their arms.
2.) Shias rest their head on a mohr (baked clay).
3.) Shias can combine prayers to pray 3 times a day, whereas Sunnis pray 5 seperate times per day.

Winner: Taha Sadeghi. Sad Afarin!

The person who wins the most number of daily quizes in a month will be awarded a book valued at up to $50 from Mage Publishers and their name will be enshrined in the Column of Champions! The award for second place will be "Avaaz-e Khaateraat", Shahrokh Golestan's interview with the late Delkash, including memorable songs from 50 years ago up to her recent concert in London. This cassette tape produced by the BBC Persian Service, has been donated by Reza Moini, most kindly.

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