Emir, Father Emir perform Eid prayer

July 29, 2014 - 2:28:18 am

DOHA: The Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and the Father Emir H H Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani yesterday performed Eid prayer at Al Wajba prayer ground.

The Emir’s Personal Representative H H Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad Al Thani, took part in the prayer along with H H Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa Al Thani, H H Sheikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Thani, sheikhs, ministers and citizens.

Dr Thaqeel Sayer Al Shammari, Judge of the Court of Cassation and Member of Supreme Judiciary Council, led the prayer and delivered the Eid sermon.

He urged Muslims to benefit from Eid Al Fitr by doing good deeds, maintaining ties with kinship and educating themselves. He also urged the worshippers to help the needy and defend the oppressed by ensuring their rights.

Thousands performed the Eid prayer in mosques and prayer grounds across the country.