Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre

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02 Nov 2022


Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre celebrates the United Arab Emirates Flag Day, which falls on November 3 every year, in response to the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister, and Ruler of Dubai (may God protect him ), as an honest expression of the spirit of belonging and allegiance to the state and leadership and consolidation of the values ​​of national unity. 

The Centre's staff, joined by more than seventy students from the Spanish School in  Abu Dhabi, raised the UAE flag, at 11:00 am, at the mosque's premises; renewing the pledge of allegiance and loyalty to the homeland, leadership ,and to continuing the course of development that allows  the UAE to remain a   bright symbol of progress and prominence. Together they depicted the notions of unity, coexistence, and peace shared by citizens and residents who live in harmony in the UAE. 

The participation of the Spanish School students comes within the framework of promoting values ​​of coexistence and fraternity amongst cross-cultural generations. 

On this occasion, His Excellency Dr.Yousif Alobaidli, Director General of  Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre, stated: “We celebrate the "Flag Day";   together as an expression of our solidarity, national unity, and pride in the achievements of the founding fathers, that, today, unites us under a single banner. We also renew our pledge of loyalty to our homeland and leadership by continuing to move steadily to achieve leadership, progress, and realize all aspirations. Our fellow brothers and friends who live in the UAE; join us as we embody the vision of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, who sought to instill noble values ​​and concepts that kept pace with his steady and prosperous, highly determined march toward developing the nation.” 

The fruitful journey of giving of the late founder manifests in the prominent position the UAE has established globally in various progress fields. It also reflects the great love and admiration people of the world carry for the UAE, making it an ideal destination that attracts millions worldwide. 

As part of the "Flag Day" celebration, the Centre's cultural tour specialists delivered specially curated cultural tours for Spanish school students and visitors from different cultures. The tours shed light on the significance of this national occasion, which is dear to every citizen, and resident in the  United Arab Emirates, and highlighted the nation's vast array of achievements. 

The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre remains keen on enlightening its multicultural visitors from around the world about the significance and value ​​of religious and national events through delivering cultural tours in different languages led by  Emirati cultural tour specialists at the Centre.