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The History Of The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – Unification And After

In the early 18th century, the Arabian Peninsula was encased with a disorder, political instability, and fragile religious faith because of the spread of falsehoods, distortions and myths. Historians have described the political and social situation in the Peninsula in اقرأ المزيد هنا / Read More
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The Islamic Pilgrimage – Customs Of Hajj And Eid Al Adha

The Islamic Pilgrimage refers to Hajj which is performed by Muslims annually in Mecca, which is in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. A variety of customs are to be followed to fulfil the ritual of the Islamic Pilgrimage and they اقرأ المزيد هنا / Read More
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The Islamic Pilgrimage – History Of Hajj From Hundreds Of Years Ago

The Islamic pilgrimage, or Hajj, to Mecca in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, brings an estimated 2.5 million visitors every single year. Such an enormous gathering makes it the largest yearly congregation of people in the world. The 2017 pilgrimage اقرأ المزيد هنا / Read More
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Day Of Arafat – Forgiveness And Sacrifice In The Month Of Dhul Hijjah

In Islam, some days are considered are more important than the rest, one of such days is the Day of Arafat. It falls on the lunar Islamic calendar on the 9th of Dhul Hijjah, which is the last month of اقرأ المزيد هنا / Read More
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Souq Okaz of Taif – A Cultural Festival That Celebrates Tradiontalism

Souq Okaz is an open air market, near Taif, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It was the largest and best-known market in pre-Islamic times. Today it has become a popular tourist destination. Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage, اقرأ المزيد هنا / Read More
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Wahbah Crater – Volcanos, Vegetation And Tourism of Taif

The Al Wahbah crater is a volcanic crater, which is almost 250 kilometres away from Taif. The bottom of the crater is covered with white sodium phosphate crystals. It a sight to see and explore. Hiking there and through it اقرأ المزيد هنا / Read More
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The Marching Carnival In City Of Riyadh For Eid Ul Fitr Festivities

Eid Ul Fitr is a widely celebrated event throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In Riyadh, it is also celebrated by various activities which include the whole community in the festivities. One such celebration is that of the Marching Carnival. اقرأ المزيد هنا / Read More
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Students of Saudi Arabia Experience the Longest Summer Vacation

In 2017, the academic year which begins from 2016 and goes on till 2017, the summer break for Saudi Arabian students has started from 25th of May and will last till the 10th of September. This will mean that the اقرأ المزيد هنا / Read More
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Eid Ul Fitr in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – Celebrations And Holidays

In various Islamic countries across the globe, Muslims will gather to celebrate Eid Ul Fitr on Sunday, a holiday marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan throughout which, Muslims have fasted variously and now will celebrate and reward اقرأ المزيد هنا / Read More
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Eid Ul Fitr Traditions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

After the month of fasting is over, Muslims celebrate Eid Ul-Fitr, which this year 2017 will be 12 days long holiday during which most government offices will be closed. Eid Ul-Fitr is a festival that is celebrated with immense splendour اقرأ المزيد هنا / Read More