Category archives: Events

 

 

 

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Dubai Parade on Union Day 1986

UAE National Day Celebration in Dubai 1986 National Day is celebrated from 2 December each year in United Arab Emirates for two days or more (usually the 2nd and 3rd). It marks the UAE’s formal nationalization from the British Protectorate Treaties which ended on December 1, 1971 and the eventual, federal unification of the seven […]

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Dubai Shopping Festival Street View

Dubai Shopping Festival Night View of  Riqqa Street Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) started on 15 February 1996 as a retail event intended to revitalise retail trade in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It has since been promoted as a tourist attraction. This yearly month long event is usually scheduled during the first quarter of the year. […]

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Traditional Arabic Chanting Dance in Dubai

Traditional Arabic Dance and Singing (Liwa) Men are performing chanting Dance in Dubai at the eve of Eid celebration in 1989. The music of the United Arab Emirates stems from the Persian Gulf khaleeji tradition, and from Bedouin folk music. Distinctive dance songs from the area’s fishermen are also well-known. Liwa (or leiwah / leywah) is […]

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