Sunday, August 29, 2010

RAMADHAN PROGRAMME - BREAK FASTING WITH THE TEACHERS AND STAFF

PROGRAMME
6:30 pm ~ khatam Al-Qur'an
[the closing ceremony upon the completion of reading the holy book]

7:12 PM ~ Breaking fast with dates and plain water
[the ending of the fasting session of the day]
~ Performing the Maghrib prayer


7: 35 pm ~ breaking fast with heavier meals
Four people shared food served on a tray. A few of our non-muslim friends were also there. Thanks a lot for coming.


8:20 pm ~ Performing the Isya' prayer
~ performing the tarawikh prayer (and witir)
[prayer that can only be performed during the month of Ramadhan]
~ tazkirah
[short religious talk]
10:00 pm ~ the end

The response was good. Many teachers and staff came, together with their family members. A few students, ex-students and the ex-principal were also presemt. Congratulations to those who have made this event a success.