TikTok food creator Ahmad Alzahabi, known as The Golden Balance, has kept his viewers wanting more as he provides easy-to-follow recipes during quarantine. The Muslim TikToker has lately been taking followers into his Ramadan cooking series, called “The Ramadan Chronicles.”
Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, is considered one of the holiest Islamic months. Of the Five Pillars of Islam, the Ramadan fast is considered a compulsory act ordered by God.
Ramadan commemorates the revelation of the Quran, and Muslims fast, refraining from eating and drinking from dawn to dusk. Days are spent centered around faith, charity and gratitude. During this holy month, Muslims shift their focus to strengthening self-discipline and spirituality.
Born and raised in Flint, Michigan, Alzahabi’s culinary career began when he was a young boy.
“My mom was never bothered if I was in the kitchen. She always welcomed me to help,” the