Posts Tagged ‘Eid

The first day of Eid Al Adha is on November 6, and Muslims will be fasting a day before, on November 5, it being the day of Arafat. Qatar News Agency (QNA) reported yesterday that it was the first day of the Hijri (lunar) month of Dhul Hijjah (the month of Hajj). Since the first […]

Dear all our Muslim readers, i would like to wish you a very very “Eid Mubarak”. May ALLAH bless you with his mercy.

We had some friends come over yesterday and decided that we go to Souq Waqif to see what Qatar has prepared to celebrate Eid Al Adha. We got to Souq Waqif at about 5:30 in the evening. I’ve heard that they already implemented pay parking but it was the first time for us to go […]

Yesterday was the last day of both work and school before the long Eid holiday. Surprisingly, there wasn’t very moderate traffic going to school in the morning and coming from school at noon. I was thinking maybe a lot of people have already skipped school and work to go on holiday a day earlier than the rest. Maybe some families had planned to leave for the Eid.

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27 Oct 2006

Our sick days are finally over and so is the long holiday. They say time flies when you’re having fun but it does too even if you’re not. We spent the long holiday including one weekend just staying home because Xiane and her dad we’re nursing cough and colds. I’m just glad that they’re both […]


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