Christmas in United Arab Emirates (UAE)

United Arab Emirates, sometimes simply called the Emirates or the UAE, is an Arab country in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing sea borders with Qatar and Iran.

The Capital of this country is Abu Dhabi and the largest city is Dubai.

Christmas in United Arab Emirates

Christmas Celebrations in United Arab Emirates :

United Arab Emirates is a country with a majority of Muslim living in it, but Christmas spirit is not rare in the United Arab Emirates as hosts a huge foreign population. All the Christians in U.A.E. along with the local people celebrate Christmas at their level best with family, friend, decorated houses, Christmas trees, sweets, cakes and lots more.

Christmas in United Arab Emirates

At Christmas time, shops, malls and hotels are decked out in Christmas trees, lights, decorations and tinsel. Some locals even decorate their halls with boughs of holly. Malls are full of carolers, Santas and piped-in yuletide songs.

Especially in Dubai, a festival known as “Dubai Christmas Festival” is held which is enjoyed by all people living in the country.

People in UAE greet each other or “Milad Majid”

We wish all readers Merry Christmas 2016 & Prosperous New Year 2017 !!!