2. Eid Al Ghetass

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Another example of the religious harmony of Egypt, Eid Al Ghetass commemorates the baptism of Jesus Christ which is also talked about in the holy Quran. Celebrated since ancient times in the region which is present-day Egypt. This is a festival celebrated by all of the community of Egypt. This festival serves as an example of the excellent display of communal harmony in Egypt. The celebration is a grand affair and celebrated with traditional sweets.

Where is it Celebrated: All across Egypt

When is it Celebrated: January (Dates TBA)

Highlights: Celebrated with processions and grandness with making of traditional sweets


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