In Turkmenistan, children go door-to-door for Ramadan singing and asking for a gift (like candy or coins). Here's a video of some kids in Turkmenistan going to a neighbor's house and singing a Turkmen Ramadan song to their neighbors….

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The crescent moon has traditionally been used to determine the beginning of Ramadan.

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Thanks and Acknowledgements

The English translation comes from the video.

Image: "Welcome Ramadhan" by Ahmed Rabea - Flickr. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons.

Sag boluň!