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Ancient History

What is ashure?

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02/13/2007

It is said that when the waters of the great Flood began to recede, there was great joy and the believers offered thanks to God. Prophet Noah and his family are said to have gathered up all of the food remaining on the Ark and transformed it into a delicious pudding. Since that day, Muslims prepare this delicacy each year in remembrance of what Noah and his people had experienced. This sweet dish is called "Noah's pudding" or "ashur