Ramzaan Kareem is the auspicious month not only for Muslims across the Globe, but several Hindu brothers and sisters are respecting Ramzaan and observing fast in the holy month of Muslims same as Muslims are doing. Some of the Hindu Sisters and brothers are observing fast (roza) to make them pure.
Journalist Zuber asked some Hindu people who are observing fast quite regularly every year, why they are observing fast. In reply most of the Hindu people told they are getting peace, purity and religious feeling while doing so and develop courage to fight even in difficult situation.
Several Government officials, Judicial Authorities including Judges and highest post ranks officers in India observing fast, while doing so they feel that their potential in work enhanced and they are become more pure after observing one month fast.
Several Hindu employers give exemption in duty hours to their Muslim employees in the Month of Ramazan as a mark of respect for this Holy month and love to their employees. Some of the Hindus restrict themselves eating or drinking openly in front of Muslim friends in colleges or group as a mark of respect.
In this episode Ms Sujata Patil Senior Inspector Mumbai Police, posted at Kherwadi Police Station Mumbai extends her respect to the Ramazan. She is Hindu but observing entire 30 days fast during the month of Ramazan since last 27 years. She is following the same procedure as Muslims are doing as per the Islamic culture, doing Sehri early morning and doing Iftar after sunset. Sujata is the honest police officer, who believes in Ganga Jamuni Tehzeeb. She believes that no religion teaches hatred, I am Hindu but observing fast.
Zuber Ahmed Khan