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Chinese New Year is the time of the year when families go for reunion dinners, give their elders oranges, and the best part of it all, collect ang baos . But how do Chinese Muslim converts in Singapore do it? Advertisement Candid discussion A video uploaded by Ayu Apparels , a local Muslimwear online shop, shares the experience of two Chinese Muslim converts, Jihan and Jayina. The video talks about their reaction to online comments such as why they converted to Islam, having to let go of beautiful but not so Muslim-friendly clothes, and of course, how they approach Chinese New Year. Here are some of the things they discussed: Unable to eat typical CNY food According to Jihan, Chinese New Year is when her family will order the typical and delicious Chinese food, such as roast pork, duck and chicken. Sadly, because of her halal diet, she can’t eat any of those. “All the poul...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2018/02/chinese-muslim-converts-in-...

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