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Written on the Georgia Guidestones are these ten desires of the New World Order
The Sultan Mosque glowing like a Kingdom @ Kampong Glam Singapore
Arabic Art Street Artist : Shoof. Originally a tower in the 13th arrondissement of Paris slated for demolition, it was first transformed during one month into a huge exhibition of street art, with over 4500m2 of ground space, 9 dedicated floors, 36 four or five room apartments, participation of more than 100 street artists coming from all around the world...
The numerals that are known to the English-speaking world as Arabic numerals. Egyptian box bought from a Bedouin in the Sinai Desert. While Arabic and Hebrew are written from right to left, numerals in these languages are written from left to right.


Map of Arab Speaking countries

The thriving Arabic language program with its focus on modern standard Arabic and courses offered on the history and politics of the modern Middle East add a vital and critical modern dimension to the traditional departmental areas of strength. Recently, our temporal reach has extended to include the ancient Near East as well.

Arabic is the official language of 26 states with different dialects found within those. There are perhaps 420 million native and non-native speakers of the language with an estimated 1.6 billion Muslim speakers.

Department Near Eastern Languages and Cultures Arabic Language Program