10 Nov 2017 – 0:20
Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani performed the Istisqaa (rain-seeking) prayer at Al-Wajbah prayer ground yesterday morning.
H H Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad Al Thani, Personal Representative of H H the Emir; H H Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa Al Thani and H E Sheikh Jassim bin Khalifa Al Thani took part in the prayer.
A number of Their Excellencies Sheikhs and Ministers, Speaker of the Advisory Council, his Deputy and members of the Council, as well as a gathering of citizens also performed the prayer.
In a sermon after the prayer, Dr. Sheikh Thaqeel Al Shammari urged the worshippers to repent, ask Allah for forgiveness, avoid sedition and make supplication to Almighty Allah for rainfall.