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13. When I was a
Wed Apr 10, 2024, 10:49 PM
Apr 10

Peace Corps Volunteer in Morocco in the 1960s, the two holidays were always referred to by locals as "Aïd es-Sgrir" (the Little Feast) and "Aïd el-Kebir" (the Big Feast).

Both were special holidays. Often, special cookies were baked as well , with gifts also given to the children on Aïd es-Sgrir, somewhat akin to Christmas.

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