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Culture and Traditions,

A Journey Alongside the Spirit of Ramadan

Every year, more than 1.4 billion Muslims all around the world celebrate the holy month of Ramadan. They fast from sunrise to sunset, for thirty days, in celebration of the first revelation of the Quran to the Prophet Mohammad (PBUH). But Ramadan isn’t just a celebration; it is a time to feel with the poor and to humble one’s self in front of God, to thank him for his virtues and blessings. Ramadan is a very lovable month, and since it only occurs once a year, it is celebrated widely in different ways, in each part of the globe. What

Culture and Traditions, Fashion,

Palestinian Embroidery: Becoming Part of Contemporary Fashion

Embroidery is considered to be part of tradition and culture in many corners of the world. Each country or culture differs in the way it represents its embroidery pieces, and in the way it is decorated, made and used. Palestinian Embroidery is unique and is recognized among other embroideries for its vibrant colors and impeccable designs as well as for its cultural and social meaning. What has known to be a Palestinian tradition, and an artistic way of preserving the Palestinian identity, is now embellishing the contemporary world of fashion! Some experts believe that the embroidered Palestinian traditional women dress can be traced back to the styles of