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Ramadan Iftar Dinner 2018

Posted: April 19th, 2018

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Ramadan Iftar Dinner 2018 Melbourne, Heidelberg Victoria

Friday 18 May, 4.45pm – 6.30pm.

Breaking the fast together.

The Bell Street Mall Traders Association and Banyule City Council invite you to a

Ramadan Iftar Dinner

on Friday 18 May 2018
from 4.45 – 6.30pm

at the Bell Street Mall
(corner Bell Street & Oriel Road), Heidelberg West.

This is a wonderful opportunity to break the fast together and to learn more about Victoria’s diverse cultural and faith traditions.

Buffet halal meal at sundown (vegetarian options also provided).

A community event for mAll of Us.

This is a FREE community event but bookings essential:

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For further information contact :
Stavros Zikou
stavros@marketa.com.au
Mob: 0414 387 187

Iftar is an Arabic word that refers to a meal eaten by Muslims after sunset during Ramadan.  Like in other faiths, the act of fasting is a symbolic gesture – to be one’s best, to be empathic and to call to mind other people’s struggle.  In recognition of the religious observance of local Muslim communities, from Somalis to Afghanis, the Iftar event is a wonderful opportunity to break the fast together and to learn more about Victoria’s diverse cultural and faith traditions.

The event will commence at 4.30pm, before sunset, with activities for children and an architectural light show programmed throughout the evening.   A delicious buffet halal meal produced by Bell Street Mall traders will be provided from sundown, with vegetarian options available.

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