Essay on A Family Celebration

703 Words Sep 1st, 2010 3 Pages
A Family Celebration

U1IP There are many traditional celebrations throughout the world. There is Christmas, Thanksgiving, and Easter. Not everyone or every culture, so to speak observes these celebrations. It depends on your background, culture, and beliefs. While most families around the world celebrate the traditional holidays, many families, like my own, have similar celebrations that are like the traditional holidays. Every year within my culture and religion we celebrate (Eid) al Fitr. Eid is the Muslim holiday that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. Eid is an Arabic word meaning “festivity’, while Fitr means “break-fast,” and so the holiday symbolizes the breaking of the fasting period. Eid is almost
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We are greeted my many people from around the world who gather at the mosque in observation of the morning pray to celebrate the end of Ramadan. The many different colors surrounds us with view of many decorative clothing worn by others symbolizes the joyous occasion. The mosque is decorated with balloons and streamers of reds, greens, yellows, and blues. The best hand sowed draperies hang and surrounds the windows of the mosque with its sued texture of green and gold

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