Few good things in life come without a price tag, and even if they do, they seem priceless experiences that can be cherished forever.
Our visit to SMCCU (Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding) was one of those experiences that we are sure to carry with us for ever. From learning the purpose of fasting during the Holy month of Ramadan to a visit to the local mosque at the Bastakiya village, Bur Dubai, this is one excursion we are going to remember for a long time to come.
The first video shows you why Muslims fast during the Holy month – the purpose behind it:
The second video takes you to a prayer area, where we all prayed before Iftar:
The below video tells you things about the Emirati culture that we all (expats) living in the UAE should know about:
The fourth and final video is a trip to the local mosque:
[slideshow id=209 w=640 h=480]
SMCCU can be reached at the below:
T: +9714 3536666 | F: +9714 3536661