Mohammad performs Eid Al Adha prayer

Abu Dhabi: Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces performed Eid Al Adha prayer Thursday morning at the Shaikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.
Shaikh Khalifa Al Dhaheri delivered the Eid sermon, highlighting the sacrifices made by the UAE martyrs and wounded servicemen.
He said it was appropriate for all on this day to champion the values of forgiveness, benevolence and care for the poor, orphans, widows and the sick.
Performing Eid Al Adha prayer along with Shaikh Mohamed were Shaikh Saif bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Shaikh Surour bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Shaikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor and Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, Shaikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation, Lt. General Shaikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, Shaikh Tahnoun bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy National Security Advisor, Shaikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, Shaikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chief of the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court, Shaikh Omar bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation, Shaikh Khalid bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of Etihad Airways, Dr. Shaikh Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Advisor to the UAE President, Shaikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development, Shaikhs, senior officials, diplomats, citizens and residents.
In his Eid Al Adha sermon, Shaikh Khalifa Al Dhaheri also said it was appropriate for all on this day to champion the values of forgiveness, benevolence and care for the poor, orphans, widows and sick.
He added that the Eid is a happy occasion and Allah the Almighty will reward those whose deeds lead to the happiness of others.
Shaikh Abdul Aziz prayed to Allah to grant his blessings on the UAE leadership and to bestow eternal peace on the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
Following the prayer, Shaikh Mohamed and other worshippers visited the tomb of the late Shaikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan and read Surat Al Fatiha for his soul.

source: gulfnews