Palestinian refugee Um Zeid spends her days at home in the sprawling Baqaa camp in Jordan sewing colourful dresses which gives her an income and keeps tradition alive.
The culmination of the wedding comes at the end of the second day with the "gelina" — the painting of the bride's face.
Created in 1959, the Rose of Tralee draws contestants, known as “roses,” from across Ireland and around the world from the Irish diaspora. All of them are winners of local selections that draw thousands of participants.
Mongolia's annual Naadam sporting festival kicked off Saturday without a live audience for the first time in its 800-year history as COVID-19 fears gripped the Central Asian country.
Move over Pokemon and Hello Kitty, in coronavirus-hit Japan, a new character has captured hearts and hopes: Amabie, a beak-nosed, long-locked mythical mermaid monster said to repel plagues.
In the current times when it’s almost impossible to keep traditions and cultures that we know intact, a group of people belonging to a west African tribe are almost disappearing.
Saudi Arabia is known for its heritage and culture. People of Taif in Saudi Arabia strive hard to keep alive a century old tradition of dancing with guns called ‘Tasheer’.
Using date palm leaves from palm fronds, Halima Mohamad weaves baskets. A traditional skill handed down over the generations-reconnecting her to a way of life nearly lost due to conflict.
Before I’d even started my Masters, the graduation ceremony was on my mind. Starting a degree during the pandemic, there were many uncertainties, and with graduation ceremonies scheduled for the summer of 2020 postponed,
Individual Emirati falconers have demonstrated their skills in breeding champion falcons in the General Public category of the ongoing Fazza Championship for Falconry-Telwah. The competitions have witnessed the mixed participation across the GCC falconers and teams from the Sheikhs categories.