Eid Celebration at the Islamic Society of Augusta

1 of 52
(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Imam Mohamad Jamal Daoudi leads morning prayer, celebrating the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
2 of 52
(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) A boy pops up during morning prayer on the Islamic holiday of Eid. Eid marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
3 of 52
(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Women bow their heads during morning prayer while celebrating the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
4 of 52
(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Aminah Hussain, left, receives a greeting after morning prayer as members of the Islamic Center of Augusta celebrate Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The community celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
5 of 52
6 of 52
(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Bashir Chaudhary, center, hugs a friend after morning prayer as members of the Islamic Center of Augusta celebrate Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The community celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
7 of 52
(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Members of the Islamic Center of Augusta enjoy a feast during the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
8 of 52
(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Members of the Islamic Center of Augusta enjoy a feast during the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
9 of 52
(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Women bow their heads during morning prayer while celebrating the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
10 of 52
11 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
12 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
13 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
14 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
15 of 52
16 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
17 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
18 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
19 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
20 of 52
21 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
22 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
23 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
24 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
25 of 52
26 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
27 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
28 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
29 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
30 of 52
31 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
32 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
33 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
34 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
35 of 52
36 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
37 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
38 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
39 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
40 of 52
41 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
42 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
43 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
44 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
45 of 52
46 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
47 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
48 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
49 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
50 of 52
51 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.
52 of 52
Local Muslims celebrate the Islamic day of Eid. The religious holiday marks the end of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide by celebrating with a huge meal and prayer. The Islamic Society of Augusta celebrates the feast in its new mosque for the first time on Wednesday, August 8, 2013.

This Week's Circulars