Mohamed bin Zayed performs Eid Al Fitr prayer

ABU DHABI, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, this morning performed Eid Al Fitr prayer alongside worshipers at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.

Performing prayers by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed’s side were a number of Sheikhs, senior officials, dignitaries, citizens and residents.

Dr. Mohammed Matar Al Kaabi, Chairman of the General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowments, delivered the sermon, during which he spoke about the significance of the occasion and the noble values it holds. He also pointed out that Eid is an occasion to strengthen communication with family, creating love and affection between relatives.

He wished President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan good health and further progress and pride to the UAE and its people.

He also prayed to Allah the Almighty to rest the souls of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the founding rulers and the UAE martyrs in Paradise.

Following the prayers, Sheikh Mohamed exchanged greetings with worshipers on the occasion.

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed then visited Wahat Al Karama, and read Al Fatiha for the spirit of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan and asked Allah Almighty to rest his soul in eternal peace.

Source: Emirates News Agency

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