2013, organised by Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA), is living up to its promise of delivering fun and entertainment to families in Qatar as well as from around the GCC, a statement issued by the authority yesterday said.
I can say that this programme during the Eid festival
is very popular.
Last night, the residents of Dubai were treated to a fireworks display, traditional henna painting and local music at Festival City, while in Abu Dhabi the Ramadan and Eid festival
at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre welcomed visitors with traditional songs and dances.
As the eid festival
is coming nearer, a large number of female and children are thronging busy markets and commercial plazas of the city to purchase clothes, footwear, cosmetics, henna, bangles and other items.
Katara -- the Cultural Village - has entertained thousands of visitors during the four-day Eid festival
with attractions such as fireworks displays, dancing fountain, laser lights shows, and classical music.
The official Eid festival
, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, is on August 19.
DHAHRAN: Famous Iraqi oud player Naseer Shamma, who was supposed to have been one of the lead exponents in the Oriental-Western fusion on Thursday in the Saudi Aramco nine-day Eid festival
, failed to arrive in Saudi Arabia for this music fest at Dhahran because he could not get an entry visa.
A performer entertaining crowds during the Eid festival
at Souq Waqif.
Last year four participants and eight remote control aircraft from the club took part in the Eid festival
. Planes designed and built in the Kingdom participated in the event for the first time last year.
As the Eid festival
typically lasts for three days (in some places it lasts for a month), it is popular for relatives to swap the cooking duties, with celebratory meals rotating around a number of homes as mothers, daughters, sisters, sisters-inlaw and cousins chip in with their best dishes.
CHICHAWATNI -- Deputy Commissioner (DC) Sahiwal, Mohammad Zaman Wattoo on Thursday paid a surprise visit to eid stalls and inspected the facilities being provided to masses on Eid festival
Salman Shahbaz along with his wife, children and other members of Sharif Family has left for London on PK-757, where they will celebrate the Eid festival
with PM Nawaz.