Long weekend: Eid al Adha
Eid al AdhaMuslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Adha: this feast marks the end of the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca. These celebrations call for great feasts in the Middle East, where the day of the Feast is an official holiday when families and friends visit each other. This annual official holiday is ideal for all kinds of social gatherings and celebrations. The feast is not only celebrated in the Middle East: in China and Southeast Asia Muslim communities celebrate Eid al-Adha every year.
The customs of Eid Al-Adha vary from one country to the other, but this day is considered to be the second most important festival in the Muslim calendar. Eid Mubarak!