Ramadan is yours and ours (Still from video, courtesy DMC channel)
CAIRO - 4 June 2017: A church choir released a song called ‘Ramadan is Yours and Ours,’ aiming to foster peace and brotherhood between Egypt’s Christians and Muslims.
First aired Saturday on DMC channel, the idea was created by choir member Malak Refaat. The song’s lyrics highlight the spirituality, joy, and forgiveness that the holy month of Ramadan spreads among the community bringing different factions of society together.
The video portrays sketches of Egyptians in their daily lives during Ramadan and the rituals they perform.
Directed by Ahmed Abdel Hamid, the choir dedicated the song specifically to the Muslim community.