Gulf Times - Eid-al-Adha
Hot weather fails to put a damper on Eid festivities

Hot weather fails to put a damper on Eid festivities

People wanting to enjoy the Eid al-Adha holidays closer to nature had a lot to choose from.

Jewellery shops do brisk business during Eid holiday

Jewellery shops do brisk business during Eid holiday

A vendor at the new Gold Souq said gold jewellery sales at his shop jumped by 20% to 25% in the run up to Eid.

Eid is celebrated at Al Jasra Club

Eid is celebrated at Al Jasra Club

The club presented a programme that included a number of musical pieces, as well as different competitions.

Souq Waqif, Souq Al Wakrah paint a colourful Eid

Souq Waqif, Souq Al Wakrah paint a colourful Eid

Souq Waqif is featuring jugglers, drummers and musicians, and illusionists, among others, dressed in colourful attire, enthralling the audience with their performances.

Katara's Eid al-Adha celebrations attract a large crowd

Katara's Eid al-Adha celebrations attract a large crowd

Katara's array of entertainment shows includes a gift-distribution activity, a musical band and a dazzling fireworks display.

Eid festivities help spread awareness among expatriates

Eid festivities help spread awareness among expatriates

The awareness tips were imparted by the Ministry of Interior along with the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs at the celebrations hosted in different parts of Qatar.

Rattled quake survivors mark Eid on Indonesian island

Rattled quake survivors mark Eid on Indonesian island

The evacuees prayed, chanted and feasted together, marking the festival of sacrifice in open rice fields and under tents.

Eid events at Katara enthral huge crowds

Eid events at Katara enthral huge crowds

A musical band from the Police Training Institute enthralled the crowd with its presentation during the opening salvo – a much-awaited special parade at Katara Esplanade from 8.15pm.

Festive fervour at malls as Eid al-Adha celebrated

Festive fervour at malls as Eid al-Adha celebrated

The offering features an array of activities and games to enjoy, including arts and crafts, and an augmented reality platform called the 'Ben 10 Hero Experience AR Pod.”

Joy, piety mark Eid al-Adha festivities in Qatar

Joy, piety mark Eid al-Adha festivities in Qatar

The Eid al-Adha holidays began in an atmosphere of joy, piety and camaraderie, with the participation of people from all walks of life.

Emergency cases drop at HGH on first day of Eid al-Adha

Emergency cases drop at HGH on first day of Eid al-Adha

A majority of the cases reported on Tuesday were routine in nature. Most of the patients were given treatment and sent back the same day.

Eid celebrations start today

Eid celebrations start today

Qatar is all set to celebrate Eid al-Adha from Tuesday, with public and private organisations making the necessary arrangements and lining up special activities for the occasion.