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‘Ramadan in Dubai’ calendar unveiled

Holy Quran Awards, Islamic choir highlights of month-long programme

  • Staff Report
  • Published: 17:30 July 21, 2012
  • Gulf News

  • Image Credit: AHMED RAMZAN/Gulf News
  • A man praying outside Al Noor Mosque in Sharjah before Isha Prayer following Taraweeh prayer on the ocassion of the Holy month of Ramadan. The Dubai Events and Promotions Establishment (DEPE) has unveiled its programmes for the second ‘Ramadan in Dubai’ campaign.

Dubai: The Dubai Events and Promotions Establishment (DEPE) has unveiled its programmes for the second ‘Ramadan in Dubai’ campaign, inspired by the spirit and values of the Holy Month. Among the highlights of the month-long event will be the annual Dubai International Holy Quran Award held during the first 20 days of Ramadan, the Islamic choir which will appear in various Dubai malls, and a chance to celebrate iftar and suhour at the Ramadan Majlis at Dubai World Trade Centre. ‘Ramadan in Dubai’ is also coordinating with Dubai Culture this year for the ‘Al Ajer’ campaign to raise awareness about the main values of Ramadan.

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