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PHOTOS: Qatar residents mark Eid al-Fitr 2014

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Thousands of Qatar residents congregated at mosques and prayer areas around the country early this morning for Eid prayers, beginning this year’s Eid al-Fitr celebrations.

The prayers took place around 5:15am, and in some areas, women and children distributed balloons and candy to young ones.

Throughout the day, some residents said they’ve been taking it easy, deterred by the high winds and blowing dust, which severely reduced visibility on the roads this afternoon:

Others who ventured out went to visit the newly opened Pearl-Qatar cinema, among other things:

https://twitter.com/GhassanKhan83/status/493740149440651264

How is your Eid holiday going? Thoughts?

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MIMH
MIMH
6 years ago

Looks like a lot of fun, it’s my favourite Eid of the year even better than Christmas Eid.

Saeed Ahmad Khan
Saeed Ahmad Khan
6 years ago
Reply to  MIMH

christmas eid…what is that…we have only 2 eid as per islam..1) eid ul fitr and eid ul adha

MIMH
MIMH
6 years ago

It’s the day before Christmas Day……..

Chilidog
Chilidog
6 years ago
Reply to  MIMH

Perfect set up and execution of that one my friend!

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