Day in Qatar
Al Hayek from Jordan
day in Qatar has a special place in Qatarian
hearts. Qatar stops all kind of working activities
for three days. On August 25, the government starts
to decorate the buildings and the streets with
lights and nice, well-made laser designs.
September 1, people start celebrating by going out
in the streets and dancing in a traditional way
called Al Arda. On the first day of the
celebration, all Qatarians go to the Royal palace
in Qatar to congratulate the Amir.
is a national holiday, so at 12 noon on the first
day, the government holds a military show with the
air force performing.
6:00 PM, people start going to all kinds of
restaurants to eat the best food in town like
Mashboss, which is a mix of meat, rice, and
holiday is one of the most popular holidays in
Qatar. People don't leave the country, but they
stay together as a big family to celebrate this
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