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Omani Cultural Fair Celebrates World Arabic Language Day – City Lights – Life & Style

Ambassador of the Sultanate of Oman to Egypt Abdullah Al-Rahbi The theme of this year’s World Arabic Language Day, “The Arabic Language, a Bridge Between Civilizations”, is a call to reaffirm the important role of the Arabic language in connecting people through culture, science , literature and many other fields. ## Abdullah Al-Rahbi, Oman’s ambassador […]

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Ithra, Saudi Arabia promotes Arabic calligraphy through a special initiative

Jeddah Season 2022: Saudi Arabian city’s culture and entertainment festival returns with promise of ‘pleasant days’ JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia is gearing up for two months of art, entertainment and culture with the launch of the second edition of Jeddah Season. Under the slogan “Our beautiful days”, the National Events Center unveiled the preparations for the […]

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Arabic calligraphy’s new heritage status gives hope to keep it alive

Intangible heritage is “living heritage”, according to Unesco. It is made up of “practices, traditions, knowledge and know-how”, as well as tools and spaces, which communities consider to be part of their cultural heritage. The organization maintains two lists relating to intangible cultural heritage. These are the “representative” list, on which Arabic calligraphy has been […]

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Recognition of Arabic Calligraphy by UNESCO is celebrated at KS…

(MENAFN- APCO Worldwide) DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: December 26, 2021 – The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai highlights the art of Arabic calligraphy after the recent decision by the United Nations United for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO) to add it to its list of “Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity”. The […]

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Hongqi celebrates the year of Arabic calligraphy on World Arabic Language Day

Jeddah: Coinciding with World Arabic Language Day celebrated on December 18 every year, Universal Premium Motors agencies, Hongqi’s official distributor in Saudi Arabia, organized a special celebration for Arabic calligraphy to demonstrate the harmony between the beauty and design arts of Arabic. the calligraphy and designs of Hongqi, the future luxury car, which has always […]

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Hongqi celebrates World Arabic Language Day

Riyadh (IraqiNews.com) – Coinciding with World Arabic Language Day celebrated on December 18, Universal Premium Motors agencies, Hongqi’s official distributor in Saudi Arabia, held a special celebration for Arabic calligraphy to demonstrate the harmony between beauty and design. Arabic calligraphy arts and Hongqi designs. The celebration took place at Hongqi’s showrooms in Riyadh, Jeddah and […]

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Netflix Embarks ‘Perfect Strangers’ as Its First Arabic-Language Original Feature | News

Netflix has acquired the Arabic-language remake of the Italian comedy Perfect strangers and announced the January 20, 2022 launch of what will be his first original feature film in the Arabic language. The remake of Paolo Genovese’s 2016 Italian hit, which grossed over $20 million at home and $31 million internationally, marks Netflix’s first Arabic-language […]

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4 things you need to know about the Arabic language

Please support local advertisers With 293 million native speakers and 422 million total speakers, Arabic is the fifth most spoken language in the world. In 26 countries, it is an official language. This does not mean that it is the majority language in each of these countries, but it is an official language in each […]

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The Arabic language is attracting unprecedented interest in Turkey

Turkish and Arabic, although coming from two very distinct linguistic families, are intimately linked to each other by borrowed words. Turkey has historical ties with countries where Arabic is the primary language, but for years Arabic language education was mostly confined to religious education in the country. However, this has rapidly changed in recent years. […]

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meet the calligrapher behind Dubai’s first street signs

Growing up in Egypt as a child, Abdul Fattah vividly remembers seeing his father write beautiful Arabic calligraphy on a large blackboard that hangs in their home. At just 8 years old, he picked up his first quill and began to imitate the pen strokes taught by his father. Very quickly, he became familiar with […]

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World Arabic Language Day | What is happening

Ammon News – The Arabic language is a pillar of the cultural diversity of humanity. It is one of the most widely spoken languages ​​in the world, used daily by more than 400 million people. World Arabic Language Day has been celebrated annually on December 18 since 2012. The date coincides with the day in […]

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India has the highest number of Arabic language schools outside the Arab world

India is perhaps the country outside the Arab world that has the most Arabic language schools or whose language of instruction is Arabic. Although there is no official data on the number of madrassas, or institutes of Islamic education, in existence in India with Arabic as the language of instruction, rough estimates place the number […]

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The Arabic language is an essential part of human civilization » Iraqi News Agency

INA – BAGHDAD Iraqi President Barham Salih said on Saturday that the Arabic language is an essential element and contributes to human civilization. “He who filled the tongues with benefits, made the beauty and delight of (dhad),” Salih said in a tweet on his official Twitter account, which was followed by the Iraqi News Agency […]

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Egypt’s parliament deliberates on a bill to protect the Arabic language

Arabic Calligraphy – FILE CAIRO – 18 December 2021: Parliament deliberated on a bill to protect and develop Arabic in the face of growing interest in foreign languages ​​to the detriment of the official language. MPs Soulaf Darwish and Mona Omar introduced a bill that suggests ways to develop Classical Arabic and Modern Standard Arabic, […]

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Saudi-led campaign puts Arabic calligraphy on UNESCO heritage list

Arabic calligraphy, Congolese rumba and the pottery tradition of the Awajún people of northern Peru have all been added to Unesco’s prestigious list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. A total of 39 items have made it onto the list, announced this week following a meeting of the heritage body’s intergovernmental committee. The list reflects […]

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Unesco celebrates World Arabic Language Day with artwork and calligraphy – News

The rich diversity of the Arabic language will be commemorated on December 18 Reuters file for information only By Wam Published: Fri 17 Dec 2021, 13:42 The global family will celebrate World Arabic Language Day on December 18 under the theme “Arabic Language, A Bridge Between Civilizations.” According to Unesco, Arabic is one of the […]

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Emirates News Agency – UNESCO to mark World Arabic Language Day on December 18

PARIS, 16th December, 2021 (WAM) — The global family will celebrate World Arabic Language Day on December 18 under the theme “Arabic Language, A Bridge Between Civilizations.” According to UNESCO, Arabic is one of the most widely spoken languages ​​in the world, used daily by more than 400 million people. World Arabic Language Day has […]

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QF community members instill a love of the Arabic language in children

If we could look at our children in about 20 years, what would we expect to see? Amid the expansion of media and digitization in our world, as well as a cultural openness that knows no borders, the mother tongue plays a central role in shaping children’s identities and strengthening their sense of belonging and […]

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Greetings, wishes, messages and quotes to share

Today, Arabic is spoken by nearly 420 million people around the world! The United Nations, in 2010, declared December 18 to be celebrated as World Arabic Language Day to commemorate the legacy of this classic language. World Arabic Language Day Messages: Languages ​​are the quintessence of human interaction. The functioning of the world is unimaginable […]

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UNESCO adds Arabic calligraphy to cultural heritage list

UNESCO on Tuesday recognized Arabic calligraphy, the artistic practice of handwriting based on the Arabic alphabet, as intangible cultural heritage. A total of 16 Muslim-majority countries, led by Saudi Arabia, submitted the bid to UNESCO, which announced the list on Twitter. Workers sew Islamic Arabic calligraphy in gold thread onto a drape to cover the […]

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Arabic calligraphy added to UNESCO heritage list

Lost in Translation: A look back at the Arab world’s obsession with remaking “The Godfather” DUBAI: Remakes of Western TV shows and movies are all the rage in the Middle East these days and given the hype around ‘The Offer’, which dramatizes the making of iconic film ‘The Godfather’, we throw a look at Arab […]

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Arabic language, between protection, violation and obligation in the State of Qatar.

introduction: The State of Qatar’s approach to protecting and promoting the use of the Arabic language is clear; legislations obliging all governmental and non-governmental organizations to promote and protect the Arabic language, in addition to hundreds of national, regional and international initiatives strengthening and supporting the use of the Arabic language. In this article, the […]

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Al Arabiya Channel Becomes the Voice of Alexa’s Arabic-Language News

DUBAI: Earlier this year, Twitter released its #RealTalk report based on first-of-its-kind research analyzing people’s attitudes on Twitter and what it means for brands. The report is based on an analysis of over 5,000 tweets across eight countries. It includes user tweets about brands as well as tweets sent by brands, including all tweets posted […]