Muslim Center Hosts Eid Prayer Event

(l-r) NCO police officers Janine Varela and Danny Cannova; Iman Dr. Hamud Al- Silwi; deputy inspector Thomas Alps, 49th Precinct commanding officer; Yahay Obeid, Bronx Muslim Center outreach liaison; Iman Sheikh Abderrhamne Mohamed; Mohamed Tafa and Asad Rihan.
Photo by Odette Scofield

Approximately 5,000 people attended the Bronx Muslim Center’s Eid prayer event on Friday, June 15 at Bronx Park East. Eid al-Fitr traditionally commemorates the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting.

Bronx Muslim Center’s faithful enjoyed the warm weather and each other’s company.
Photo by Odette Scofield

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