Qatar National Day is celebrated all over the country every year with a view to commemorating the country’s unification in 1878 when Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani succeeded his father named Sheikh Muhammad Bin Thani, as the ruler of Qatar. The day is one of their most important public holidays in the country and a lot of arrangements are organized on the occasion of the day. Qatar National Day may also be known as the ‘Founder Day.
Qatar National Day 2019 Date
Qatar National Day 2019 date is on Wednesday 18th December. Government and people of all ages and professions celebrate the day with great enthusiasm in a festive way. The day brings one of the best moments to the life of each and every person in Qatar.
If the day falls on Friday or Saturday any year, the government gives one-off day to the following day. Qatar celebrated its National Day on 3rd September every year before 2007 which is the country’s Independence Day. Some important facts and details about Qatar National Day 2019 are given in the table below.
|Qatar National Day Observance||18th December every year|
|Prior to 2007, Qatar National Day Observance was||3rd September|
|Qatar National Day marks||The accession of Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani succeeded his father named Sheikh Muhammad Bin Thani, as the ruler of Qatar|
|Qatar’s unification happened in||18th December 1878|
|National Hero of Qatar National Day||Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani|
|The purpose of Qatar National Day Observance||To commemorate the country’s unification in 1878.|
Qatar National Day Celebrations
To celebrate Qatar National Day 2019 is one of the greatest moments for all the people in Qatar. The authority has selected the slogan for celebrating Qatar National Day 2019 as “Al Maali Kaydah” that means “the path of excellence is difficult”. On the occasion of the day, various traditional and special activities such as costume display, fireworks, military parade, Qatari flag display, etc. are organized every year to celebrate the day.
A lot of people of the country join national day parade on the morning through the Doha Cornice. The light and water shows take place during the afternoon. The stunning fireworks displays take place in the evening that light up the whole sky.
Qatar National Day 2019 Wishes
Many of you are looking for Qatar National Day 2019 wishes to make the day very special. Some of the best wishes regarding the day are presented below for you.
- Today is one of the best days we ever got in our lives. So let us come outside and celebrate in style. Happy Qatar National Day 2019!!
- Let us feel the freedom and understand its meaning. We are so much lucky that we got this country as our motherland. Happy Qatar National Day 2019!!
- Let us remember and honor each and every person who did a lot to free our country and to make it as a successful nation. Happy Qatar National Day 2019!!
Qatar National Day 2019 is surely one of the most awaited days for people of Qatar. May the joy of national day spread across the country!!