Eid Mubarak
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Eid Mubarak

In Oman ‘Eid al Adha‘ holidays for employees of ministries, public authorities and other government employees are from October 3-9. Work will resume on October 12. ‘Eid al Adha,’ feast of sacrifice, is the second of two major Eid Muslim Holidays. It ends also the pilgrimage or Hajj for those Muslims who make a trip … Continue reading

Gathering (part 2)
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Gathering (part 2)

Delightful food brings people together. During the holidays of  Eid al-Adha, the parish communities in Salalah, Dhofar in the south of Oman, celebrate their ‘10th Food Festival’ with delicious food, dance, music, games and even an auction. In Oman there are several houses of worship where non-Muslims – Christian, Hindus and others- can practice their … Continue reading