Hijiazy Culture


I born and raised in a place called Makkah or Mecca, a city in the Hijaz and the capital of Makkah Province in Saudi Arabia. Makkah is a birthplace of Islam’s prophet and has the holy house of Almighty God. More information could be found here (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mecca)

Geographical position

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Quran Recitation in Hijiazy style

Society and people

Local poetry

Traditional chanting (Majs)

Traditional dance (Mizmar)

Some references to read

  •  Understanding Arabs, Fifth Edition: A Contemporary Guide to Arab Society. (Link)
  • more to come …

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