Eid-Al-Adha celebrations and holidays have begun in Dubai. The important festival was awaited by the people of the UAE for a long time. People have been waiting for the celebrations and the long weekend to get together with their families and enjoy the festivities. On this special occasion, Dubai’s crown prince, Sheikh Hamdan, wished all the citizens a very happy Eid al-Adha with a heartwarming video.
Dubai’s Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan Wishes Happy Eid-Al-Adha
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Eid-al-Adha is one of the most important festivals for Muslims across the globe. The celebrations and holidays have already begun. Dubai’s crown prince, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, also shared his happiness on his Instagram account.
He posted a heartwarming video on his Instagram, wishing all the citizens a very happy Eid-Al-Adha. The video features different pictures of Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan with his family and others in an immersive video format.
The video has by far garnered 965K views and over 160K likes from netizens. People shared their wishes for Eid al-Adha in the comments section. Eid-Al-Adha marks the end of the annual pilgrimage of Muslims to Mecca. It also commemorates the sacrifice of Abraham.
Cannon Firing, Free Parking And More
Talking about the wish by Sheikh Hamdan, lets talk about the celebrations. United Arab Emirates goes above and beyond to make sure the locals don’t lose out on the joy of this holy festival. They will therefore continue with their custom of cannon firing this year.
The six locations for the cannon firing were announced by the Dubai Police on their official Twitter account. Baraha area, Mankhool area, Umm Suqeim area, Nad Al Hamar area, Zabeel area, and Nad Al Sheba area.
It should be noted that the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority has announced that public parking in the emirate will be free for four days. This indicates that, with the exception of multi-level parking from June 27, Tuesday, to June 30, Friday, there will be no parking fees charged in the paid parking zones.
Wishing you all a very happy Eid-al-Adha.
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