Aug 14, 2010

Ramadan is on Top Twitter Trends This Week

This week Ramadan is ranked number five on Top Twitter Topics, Muslim twitter users using their 140 character or less posts to wish others ‘Ramadan "Mubarak"' and ‘"Kareem" Ramadan' (Muslim greetings that literally mean "Blessed Festival.") "Mubarak" and "Kareem" are trending in ninth and tenth places.

1. Scott Pilgrim (new)
2. Mtv Al4y (new)
3. Pretty Little Liars (re-entry)
4. #afterwebrokeup (new)
5. Ramadan (new)
6. #wheniwaslittle (new)
7. #inmiddleschool (new)
8. Inception (-1)
9. Mubarak (new)
10. Kareem (new)

For those who don't know about ramadan: "Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. It is the Islamic month of fasting, in which participating Muslims refrain from eating, drinking and sexual activities from dawn until sunset."