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For Stress-Free Middle East Travel, Arabic Gets You Far

Whether it’s for business or pleasure, traveling to a new country can be both an exciting and anxious adventure. This is especially true if you’re traveling to an Arabic-speaking country and you can’t speak or read the language. With that in mind, Kaleela wants to help you have a stress-free journey to the Middle East. We’ll do that today by teaching you some basic Arabic words...

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Visitors to Jordan in 2022 are in for a special treat as the Jerash Festival transforms the ancient city into one of the world's greatest cultural events.

The Kingdom of Jordan has been holding its yearly Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts for over 40 years. Often called the Jerash Music Festival (or simply the Jerash Festival) it was started in 1981 by Queen Noor. Part of the bigger Jordan Festival, the event features both Arab and foreign artists. People come from all over the world making this event in Jerash international...

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Join Kaleela today as we take a quick look-see at the world of Arabic theater. Don’t worry too much about it.

Although stage plays didn’t really come to the region until the 1800s, Arab theatre history goes back hundreds of years. In fact,  the history of Arab theater includes puppetry, storytelling and religious plays. Still, theater has never really been a famous art form in the region for a number of reasons.  As a result, you’ll find few theaters in the Arab world. With that in mind,...

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With the 2022 Winter Muslim Olympians now underway in Beijing, it also marks Saudi Arabia’s debut at the Winter Games. With that in mind, we thought we’d take a look at some of the region’s most famous Arab athletes. More specifically, we’re going to focus on female Arab Athletes and how far they’ve come in the world of the Olympics. So, join us as we look...

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When most of us think of Arab dance, “belly” dancing is likely what first comes to mind. However, it may surprise you that there are many styles of traditional Arab dances, each with their own past. From dabkah to raqs beladi, today we’re looking into the most popular and traditional Arabian dances of the Middle East. (Were you sent here by the Arab dances font generator...

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