The Committee for Ethnic Affairs advises the Montgomery County, MD County Executive and County Council on public policy that relates to ethnic affairs; promotes maximum involvement of all ethnic groups in the County in government, business and community affairs.

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Eid Mubarak and Hajj Mabrour

Montgomery County’s Committee For Ethnic Affairs (CEA) congratulates the global Muslim community for the completion of the Holy ceremonies of Hajj and the celebration of Eid al Adha.

The four-day Islamic holiday known as the Festival of the Sacrifice follows hajj, the pilgrimage to Mecca, and marks Abraham’s willingness to sacrifice his son Ishmael.

كل عام وأنتم بألف خير وأعاده الله عليكم جميعاً بالخير

Eid Mubarak and Hajj Mabrour!

Please follow the link below to read President Obama's statement on Hajj and Eid al-Adha: