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Asia Society Texas Center presents The Festival of Eid: A Virtual Celebration on Facebook Live

Monday, May 18, 2020 | 4:00 pm to 4:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 4:00 pm, repeating until Saturday, May 30, 2020

Free

Asia Society Texas Center celebrates Islamic culture and the Muslim community during itsĀ Festival of Eid: A Virtual Celebration, highlighting Eid al-Fitr.

Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, is an occasion of peace, joy, and festivity. People visit friends and family, give gifts, and eat sweets and delicious food.

All are welcome to participate and engage with two weeks of programming, showcasing Islamic traditions, arts and crafts, food, music, and more.

  • Monday, May 18, 2020 | Storytime
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2020 | Crafts and Calligraphy
  • Wednesday, May 20, 2020 | Preparing for Eid: Food
  • Thursday, May 21, 2020 | Storytime
  • Friday, May 22, 2020 | Henna
  • Saturday, May 23, 2020 | Chandraat Mubarak!
  • Sunday, May 24, 2020 | Music & Card Crafts
  • Monday, May 25, 2020 | Music by Shahid Akhtar Qalandar
  • Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | Eid Around the World
  • Wednesday, May 27, 2020 | Islamic Art Tour
  • Thursday, May 28, 2020 | Eid Greeting Cards
  • Friday, May 29, 2020 | Eid Around the World
  • Saturday, May 30, 2020 | Final Day of Celebrations

Admission

The daily programs are all free and can be viewed live on Asia Society Texas Center’s Facebook page. Click here for more information.

Details

Date:
Monday, May 18, 2020
Time:
4:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Asia Society Texas Center
Phone:
713-496-9901
Website:
asiasociety.org/texas