Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid and Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has received messages of congratulations on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr from Kings, Presidents, and Emirs of Arab and Islamic countries.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai; and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, also received similar congratulatory messages on the occasion.
Earlier, Sheikh Mohamed has performed Eid Al Fitr prayer alongside worshipers at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, 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.