AA. Mathiveri has begun celebrations for Eid al-Adhaa.
The island is notable for celebrating Eid with colorful festivities each year.
Mathiveri Council has said that this year’s celebrations are different from last year, and that a special committee was formed to plan the festivities.
On Friday morning, island residents attended the Eid mass prayer at the futsal grounds, where many islanders, including women and children, joined.
As part of the festivities, United Sports Club – a local club – kicked off its 13th futsal tournament at the island.
Mathiveri residents also prepared banners and other decorations for the many guests that arrived to join the celebrations.
Islands across the Maldives have been celebrating Eid with different activities.