Doha: The Doha community of Doha celebrated Eid al-Fitr with the virtue of fasting. Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and his father Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani attended the Eid prayers on Monday morning at the Al Wajba Palace prayer ground.
Sheikh Dr. Taqeel Zayer Al Shammari, a Supreme Court Judge and a member of the Supreme Judicial Council, led the Eid prayers in Al Wajba. After the Eid prayers, the Emir received the heads of various departments, members of the Shura Council, Sheikhs, ministers and various ambassadors at the Al Wajba Palace.
Prayers were held in 520 churches and Eid halls across the country and were attended by all believers, including children and adults. Churches also provided prayer facilities for women.
Believers are happy to be able to perform Eid prayers at the mosque, which has been missing for the past two years due to Covid restrictions. Dressed in new clothes, they attended the Eid prayers, hugged each other and exchanged greetings.