Tuesday, October 17, 2006

Eid in the Square

Eid in the Square

Date: 28th
Time: 1pm-5pm
Location: Trafalgar Square
Summary: Eid in the Square is a unique cultural event celebrating Eid ul-Fitr, the Islamic holiday marking the end of Ramadan, the month of fasting. The event will include live entertainment from the mainstage and visitors can explore the delights of a street bazaar and learn more about Islam by browsing the various exhibitions and displays on the day. Artists include hip-hop act Mecca2Medina, Shaam, Nazeel Azami, Shahid Falahi, Message Cultural Group and a special preview video of international nasheed artist Sami Yusuf.

Courtesy of the Mayor of London and Islamic Relief.

Do attend! It doesn't matter who you are, or of which religion; it sounds like a good family day out. I understand there will also be speakers there, and it is a great gesture from the Mayor.

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