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9 Ramadani Things

A Ramadan’s day is somehow different from normal days, yet there are several things that one can see or even wait for, except for the last, in Ramadan. 1. Madfaa el Iftar It is a habit to announce the time of Iftar by a shot of an artillery. It used to be a real artillery with fake ammunition, nowadays it become not more than a recorded sound and an animated clip. Kids usually gather in front of a T.V. set to see the Madfaa’. Image from: mahalet-damana.blogspot.com 2. Mohaibis After…

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20 ‘Little Arab Things’ That Every Arab Loves

Interests and choices of people are vary from person to person. But there are few things exist that admired by every person. These 20 posters by littlearabthings will show you that there are many ‘Little Arab Things’ that every(or most) Arab loves. 1. Hummus 2. Keffiya 3. Arabic Calligraphy 4. Thobe 5. Arabic Tea 6. Bedouin Culture 7. Knafeh 8. Space toon 9. Nancy Ajram 10. Arab Hospitality 11. Arab Make-up 12. Arabic Accent 13. Falafel 14. Argileh 15. Arabic Coffee 16. Dabke 17. Henna 18. Souq 19. Darbouka 20. Shawarma

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How To Say Arab Countries Names in Arab Way

Every language has its own way of pronouncing the names of countries and regions. But the best among them is local way of pronouncing. Most of the difficulties, of course, arise from the adaptation of a name from one language to another. Most of us will probably never be able to pronounce exactly the way that a native speaker might, but it’s always nice to try. Locals will appreciate it and may go out of their way to help you more if they see that you’ve made an effort. This…

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10 Facts about Arab Culture

Arab is not a race or an ethnicity. It roughly refers to the people living in the Arabic world or the Middle Eastern countries. There are many facts about the rich Arab culture that everyone needs to know. Why? Because Arabians have a rich heritage and culture that has even found its mention in the bible. So some of the most important facts about the Arabian culture are as follows Honour is very important for an Arab A video posted by حمدي (@hamdy_s) on Dec 26, 2014 at 6:22am PST…

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10 Things You can Experience Only at an Arab Wedding

Arab weddings are known for their grandeur and over the top celebrations. You have experienced nothing if you have not experienced an Arab wedding. Arab weddings are fun and are exquisite in their own. Well, who does not want to experience the Middle Eastern charm in their grand wedding affairs? Be it the marriage of the sheikhs or of a common man, attending an Arab wedding must be on your to do list just because this can be a once in a lifetime experience. The Zaghareet The Zaghareet is a…

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The True Composition of an Arab – Animation

For the past decade Arabs in general have been accused of being a plague that takes hold of the world, most prominently through the allegations of terrorism. There is a stereotype about Arabs that diminish them to be mere animals in a world that uses humanity as a foil to hide their own animalistic grounds. Arabs are not animals. How could Arabs be animals and savages when I see you walking down the street and all that comes to mind is to say… Peace? Watch this Whiteboard Animation video made…

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Things that Arabs say but don’t really mean

We don’t mean what we say nor do we say what we mean. The Arab people mastered this art to mean what say but don’t say what they mean. This includes phrases you’ve been using as well and situations that you can relate to. In’sha Allah (If God wiling) What first comes to your mind when you hear what means ‘if God willing’ or hopefully, is that the person would keep his/her promise if God allowed. Sadly, some people say it as a polite way to decline your offer. Whenever you hear…

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11 Things Every Arab Has In Their Home

01. Gold encrusted Tea set Mama will pulls out only when you have relatives over. Strictly not allowed for home use. 02. Half a Lemon in your Refrigerator Ever wondered why there is a half a lemon in the fridge? It’s for natural air refreshment. Yeah.. Mama science. 03. Lipton black/green tea Unless you’re Moroccan. Source 04. Olive and Pickle Jars No matter what, You’ll have the stock for a month. 05. Bhakoor Because we love fragrance. 06. Keffiyeh Scarfs The traditional scarf that you take as a symbol of your heritage….

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