Rare photos posted on the UAE royal family’s instagram account show Sheikh Khalifa sitting with his grandchildren.
"Ramadan's Taraweeh (evening) prayer can be performed at home if it cannot be performed at mosques due to the preventive measures taken to fight the spread of coronavirus," he said in response to a question, adding that the same applies for Eid prayers, according to the paper.
Baby Selim Mohamed Elbasyamy was born at 00.01 in good health, weighing 2.9 kg. Blessed parents welcomed their newborn baby on the joyous occasion of Eid Al Fitr on Sunday.
Al Majaz Amphitheatre has made an announcement that’ll keep your celebratory spirits high this Eid Al-Fitr despite the challenges posed by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
For the first time in the 1400 year history of the Faith, Islam’s three holiest mosques in Mecca, Medina, and al-Quds have been closed for Ramadan and public prayers are set to remain suspended during Eid al-Fitr, the feast concluding the fasting month. Only mosque staff have performed the five daily prayers and the Taraweeh, special Ramadan prayers, which have been broadcast to Muslims locked down at home due to the coronavirus which is savaging the world.
Saudi Arabia also confirmed that it was not possible to see the crescent of moon.
The world’s tallest building’s Twitter account said, “Burj Khalifa wishes you and your loved ones a blessed Eid Al Fitr.”
Jebel Ali Police Station in Dubai arrested 7 suspects charged with trafficking in alcoholic beverages during the Eid Al Fitr holidays.
Friends and families across Dubai are embracing a range of innovative ways to celebrate and mark Eid Al Fitr this year, while following government protocols, social distancing and staying home to stay safe.