The Night of Destiny


Today Laylat al-Qadr, The Night of Destiny, is celebrated.
A very special day. This is the anniversary of the night Muslims believe the first verses of the Quran were revealed to the prophet Mohammad.This Holy day is a day of extra prayers, espescially at night. Angels come down to earth with the destiny of the people for the forthcoming year.
The beautiful smell of incense will be hanging heavy over Marrakech Medina as houses and riads are blessed, invoking good fortune for the coming year.


  1. Yes this is a beautiful day, people are looking forward to the evening to burn incense. Everybody is happy and is looking forward to the end of Ramandan, Aid, which is on Friday in Morocco and is a public holiday.

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