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Heritage meets art: Saudi Tantora festival to take place at al-Ula UNESCO site

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Winter is approaching and Saudi Arabia is preparing for its first winter festival. The ‘Winter ......

Egyptians celebrate falconry heritage

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Egyptian falconers gathered in the desert of Borg al-Arab near Alexandria to celebrate World ......

Google powers Indian Railways’ cultural heritage virtual tour

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

In operation for over 160 years, Indian Railways boasts of a rich rail heritage and legacy. It ......

IN PICTURES: Saudi Arabia’s picturesque Tanouma cradles between greenery and fog

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Surrounded by high mountains with fog and waterfalls flow throughout the year, with historical ......

PHOTOS: Open-air museum of restored traditional mansions wow visitors in India

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Phased wiping of traditional localities including its homes and vernacular architecture in cities ......

IN PICTURES: Saudi Arabia’s Wadi Najran home to 33 picturesque clay villages

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Clay houses and palaces in Najran, southwest of Saudi Arabia, are considered one of the historical ......

VIDEO: Why millions visit this Tughlaq dynasty tomb in Pakistan’s Multan

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Pakistan’s city of Multan is believed to be 5,000 years old and is also known as the city of ......

Indian govt wakes up after court rap as pollutants deface Taj Mahal

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Mumtaz Mahal would be squirming in her grave if she could see the Indian government’s ......

IN PICTURES: What’s the story behind ancient lion engravings in Saudi Arabia?

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Did lions ever roamed Saudi Arabia? Rock engraving by an ancient Thamudi artist who lived 10,000 ......

IN PICTURES: Saudi Arabia’s al-Ahsa becomes UNESCO world heritage site

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

The Saudi al-Ahsa Oasis, an Evolving Cultural Landscape which has been officially included in ......

Saudi ‘al-Ahsa’ officially in UNESCO’s World Heritage List

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Prince Sultan bin Salman, President and Chairman of the board of the Saudi Commission for Tourism ......

Historical Old Jeddah, Hejazi heritage grabs Saudi Royals’ attention

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Old Jeddah in Saudi Arabia combines heritage with the authenticity of the Hejazi traditions, ......

Saudi Arabia’s development in culture, heritage and environment

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Abdullah bin Bijad al-Otaibi is a Saudi writer and researcher. He is a member of the board of advisors at Al-Mesbar Studies and Research Center. He tweets under @abdullahbjad

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Saudi’s Rijal Alma is a historical heritage surrounded by fortresses

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Rijal Alma one of the most prominent cultural and archeological destinations in Saudi Kingdom, is ......

More mosques being given heritage status in UK to celebrate history of Muslim communities

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

The British government has decided that it is important to architecturally protect mosques in the UK ......

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