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Muslim community celebrates end of Ramadhan

Published: Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 2:21 p.m. CST
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Zohair Ahmad enjoys some cotton candy during the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community's celebration of Eid-ul-Fitr.
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Imam Shamshad Nasir (second from left) hands out a certificate and cash to Ayyan Ahmad during the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community's celebration of Eid-ul-Fitr. Ahmad received the honor for finishing reading the entire Holy Quran in the month of Ramadhan.
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The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community socializes and takes part in several activities after the sermon.
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Imam Shamshad Nasir delivers the Eid sermon.

GLEN ELLYN – The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community celebrated Eid-ul- Fitr on July 29, marking the end of the 30-day fast of Ramadhan.

The event began with a sermon and Eid prayers, and afterward, community members socialized and organized a play area for kids with snow cones, cotton candy and pizza.

There was also an award ceremony to recognize children who finished reading the entire Quran during Ramadhan and the children who graduated from elementary level to university level.

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