Doha, Qatar - APRIL 2017. Doha, a city rich in Islamic culture and heritage, is globally renowned as a fascinating destination for international travellers to discover and immerse in the culture of Islam. During the Holy Month of Ramadan, the city embraces an exceptional spirit, and welcomes visitors to experience the true essence of the Islamic culture.
Ramadan marks the month of giving and greatest devotion amongst the Muslim community. Unique local Qatari practices of this month include an extended number of charitable and philanthropic activities rooting back to one of the Five Pillars of Islam; Zakat i.e. giving alms to the poor.
Sharq Village & Spa, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel, celebrates as well, with its enchanting Qatari courtyard-style architecture, Arabian cuisine, and a serene family ambience that provides a tranquil sense of place, ideal to embrace the peace of the Holy Month. As part of the community footprints program of the hotel, sharing food with those in need is arranged. In addition, the traditional Garangao celebration is organized for children with special needs who will dress up with traditional clothing and sing folkore tunes and lastly the distribution of meals to laborers will be arranged. The hotel offers visitors the opportunity to give back to the society and take part in these activities.
Visitors of Doha are invited to Sharq Village & Spa to explore the magic of the Orient during the Holy Month of Ramadan with the overnight package, inclusive of luxury accommodation and the choice of either Iftar, Suhoor or breakfast (for non-Muslims) and internet access.