UAE leaders perform Eid Al Adha prayers

The religious occasion was marked at mosques across the country

The UAE's leaders have performed Eid Al Adha prayers at mosques across the Emirates.

In Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, marked Eid at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.

He met worshippers there and visited the grave of the Founding Father, Sheikh Zayed.

In Ras Al Khaimah, Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi performed prayers at the Grand Eid Musalla, or outdoor mosque.

In his sermon in Ras Al Khaimah, the imam said Eid was an occasion to show compassion, love, mercy, joy and respect between people. He also urged members of the public to adhere to Covid-19 safety measures.

Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mualla, Ruler of Umm Al Quwain, performed Eid Al Adha prayers at Sheikh Ahmed bin Rashid Al Mualla Mosque.

Eid Al Adha morning prayers said at mosques across UAE - in pictures

Updated: July 20th 2021, 6:11 PM