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A female impersonator or gynaemimetic in the Indian subcontinent, who may have had partial surgical sex reassignment. Hijras belong to a traditional social organisation, part cult and part caste; they worship the goddess Bahuchara Mata. Their sexuoerotic role is that of female with men
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Every Muslim physically and mentally abled is required to fast from dawn to dusk in 29 or 30 days of Ramadan, the 10th month of the Hejra Lunar Calendar.
The Arabian 12-month Hejra calendar started in the migration of the Prophet from Mecca to Medina in about 622 AD.