Kazakh President Congratulates Muslims with Holiday

Kazakhstan Materials 30 September 2008 11:34 (UTC +04:00)

Kazakhstan, Astana, 30 September / Trend corr. K.Konirova / Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev congratulated Muslims of the country with Ramadan Holiday, Trend correspondent reported from Astana.

"I congratulate all Muslims of our country with wonderful holiday - Ramadan Holiday. I wish every Muslim happiness and prosperity," the President said after morning pray in the capital mosque of Nur-Astana.

Ceremonial prays were performed in all mosques of the country on the first day of holiday on 30 September. The holiday signifies the end of the sacred Islam month of Ramadan and Muslims fasted during the month.