Tag Archives: ramadan

Eid Mubarak!

Hi all! We’d like to wish you a Happy Eid. May this Eid bring happiness and prosperity to you and your family. Starting August 21st, we’ll be back live on LBCI and LBC Europe on weekdays at 3:00 pm Beirut … Continue reading

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The date fruit

Hi all! Dates are a staple fruit of the Middle East and are known as the food Prophet Muhammad ate when he broke from his fast. Nutrition expert Christelle Bedrossian talked about the significance and the health benefits of the date … Continue reading

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Origin of rose water

Hi all! Since ancient times, the rose symbolized  beauty and love and has been highly prized for its source of perfume and medicinal use. In the 11th century, the process of extracting rosewater from rose petal became common and the … Continue reading

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A Ramadan Story – Luck

Hi all! A hakawati is a teller of tales, myths and fables . He’s a storyteller and an entertainer. A hakawati played a central role in the Arab world specially in the age before radio and television. One special segment we … Continue reading

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Chef Yamen’s Fattoush Recipe

Hi all, One of the traditional dishes during Ramadan is Fattoush. This simple-to-do salad differs from house to house, from area to area and from restaurant to restaurant. Chef Yamen showed us how to prepare this amazing Fattoush Salad. Check … Continue reading

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A balanced diet during Ramadan

Hi all, During the month of Ramadan, we will be giving tips and guidelines for a healthy fasting with the help of our nutrition expert Christelle Bedrossian explaining one more aspect each time. Today’s topic is tips for a balanced … Continue reading

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Suhur: the most important meal

During the first episode of our Ramadan special, we discussed with nutritionist Christelle Bedrossian how to adopt a healthy suhur. Most people tend to eat only the Iftar meal. They skip Suhur, thinking that it leads to an increase in … Continue reading

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