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Eid Al Fitr Celebrations - Doha

Eid Al Fitr Celebrations  Doha
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Traditional Eid celebrations were held in Souk Waqif at the heart of Doha. Saudi Dabke Troupe performed for the crowds, with many joining the dancing & singing. Qatar. 8th November 2011
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Fanar Islamic Cultural Center, completed in 2005 by local contractor Al Jaber, was flood lit over the Eid holidays. This central place of Islamic worship & education was a focal point during the religious holiday. Qatar. 8th November 2011
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Saudi Dabke Troupe performed for the crowds. The two lead dancers were full of energy, encouraging the crowds to join in the traditional dance from the Levant.
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Saudi Dabke Troupe performed traditional Bedouin music and dance. Qatar. 8th November 2011
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Traditional Eid celebrations were held in Souk Waqif at the heart of Doha Bedouin music and dance were performed for the crowds until late into the night. Qatar. 8th November 2011
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Traditional Eid celebrations were held in Souk Waqif at the heart of Doha Bedouin music and dance were performed for the crowds until late into the night. Qatar. 8th November 2011
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Traditional Eid celebrations were held in Souk Waqif at the heart of Doha Bedouin music and dance were performed for the crowds until late into the night. Qatar. 8th November 2011
Eid Al Fitr Celebrations  Doha
08/11
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Traditional Eid celebrations were held in Souk Waqif at the heart of Doha Bedouin music and dance were performed for the crowds until late into the night. Qatar. 8th November 2011
Eid Al Fitr Celebrations  Doha
09/11
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Saad Gomaa performed on an outdoor stage. Starting at 21:00. Hugly popular with locals and other Arabs the stand was quickly filled to capacity. Many in the audience danced, clapped and waved Saudi and Syrian nation
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Classical Bedouin music was performed on an outdoor stage. The preformance started at 21:00. Hugly popular with locals and other Arabs the stand was quickly filled to capacity. Many in the audience danced, clapped and waved Saudi and Syrian nation
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Families came to listen to the traditional Bedouin music. Many were dancing, singing along, waving flags and clapping. This was a great celebration of Arab culture.
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Traditional Eid celebrations were held in Souk Waqif at the heart of Doha Bedouin music and dance were performed for the crowds until late into the night. Qatar. 8th November 2011

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