We noticed you're blocking ads.

Keep supporting great journalism by turning off your ad blocker.

Questions about why you are seeing this? Contact us

Font Size

- Aa +

Tue 22 Jul 2014 03:10 PM

Font Size

- Aa +

UAE honours humanitarian work of Sheikh Zayed

Ten Years of Loyalty –Zayed Giving Event was held in memory of the country's founding father

UAE honours humanitarian work of Sheikh Zayed

The UAE last week held a special event at Emirates Palace to commemorate the charitable and humanitarian legacy of the late Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

Hosted by the Department of Presidential Affairs and organised by Dar Al Asalah Events Management, the occasion was given the title the Zayed Giving Event and was held under the slogan Ten Years of Loyalty.

In the presence of Sheikh Diab bin Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, chairman of Kulna Association, three Emirati poets, Rashid Al Rumaithi, Rashid Sharar and Saif Al Mansouri shares a variety of patriotic verses, while Emirati artist Shaima Al Moghery presented a lengthy performance of sand drawing depicting the late Sheikh Zayed

A number of dignitaries were presented with honorary shields and the evening ended with the honouring of the mother of the nation, Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak.

Below: sand artist Ms. Shaima Almoghery’ depict of the history of UAE through creative sand art

 

Below: His Highness Sheikh Diab bin Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Rashed Sharar

Below: Sheikh waseem Yousef - Imam of Sheikh Zayed Mosque

 

Arabian Business: why we're going behind a paywall

Real news, real analysis and real insight have real value – especially at a time like this. Unlimited access ArabianBusiness.com can be unlocked for as little as $4.75 per month. Click here for more details.