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Ramadan in China, 2012

Islam in China: Western Chinese Muslims celebrate the breaking of Ramadan

Every year I make it down to our local mosque to shoot the end of Ramadan and the beginning of Eid. One of the things I love about my job is I get to educate western photographers on the cultural makeup of western China.  Most think it’s only Tibetans, however, there are huge (really huge) blocks of muslim minorities throughout the west.  I’m totally enamored with the uniqueness of the the Chinese Muslim Culture.

This year was a bit small due to rain – I was cold, tired, and frustrated so I didn’t get many shots this year – but check out previous posts on Ramadan in China