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Video: A sweet Emirati tradition for the month of Shaaban

June 24, 2013

For as long as local elders remember, at least 100 years and perhaps even longer, every mid-Shaaban - 15 days before the holy month of Ramadan - Emirati children have been celebrating Haq Al Lailah (for this night) tradition by gathering as many sweets, nuts and treats as possible. Produced by Mariam Al Nuaimi