Posted by Murtaza Hamid On: Sunday, July 16, 2017

A Rejoice of Cultures by ICBSS

Date: 16th July 2017

Description: Rejoice of Cultures was an Eid Celebration at the Qutbi Hall premises in lieu of the end of Ramazan. The event began at 12:30 pm and went on till 4:30pm. The agenda for the day consisted of several inspiring speeches and a keynote address by Mr. Yusuf Shakirhussain. Teams of 6-8 members participated in several exciting activities during the course of the day which enlivened the guests.

Objectives: The event was organized with the purpose of promoting understanding of different cultural practices between communities in order to facilitate peaceful co-existence between members of different cultural or religious groups in the country with a special focus on Muslim practices, in particular the Eid festival.


  • Chairperson: Int. Mohammed Firoz
  • Secretary: Int. Radiya Abid
  • Treasurer: Int. Sakina Mansoorally

Planning for the event began in the month of June. The main sponsor for the event was the Academy of Design (AOD) in Colombo.

Total Attendance: 110