2006 News Story

Eid prayers held at Saudi Embassy in Washington

The Saudi Embassy in Washington yesterday held the Eid Al-Fitr prayers. The Eid Al-Fitr prayers were attended by Saudi Ambassador to the United States Prince Turki Al-Faisal, embassy staff and members of the Saudi community in Washington.  Following the prayers, Prince Turki hosted a breakfast at the embassy.

Eid Al-Fitr marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan. Muslims around the world perform prayers in honor of the celebration.