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Snapshot: Haq Al Laila celebrations in UAE

Emirati children celebrated the 15th day of the month of Sha’aban, locally known as Hag Al Laila. They wear traditional clothes and go around the neighbourhood collecting sweets, nuts and treats to fill their tote bags known as Kharyta. This year the Dubai Ladies Club, Dubai Culture and Sharjah Heritage Museum hosted activities in Dubai and Sharjah. Zarina Fernandes, Staff Photographer, takes a look.