Understanding Islam : The official religion of UAE

The official religion of the UAE is Islam and it arrived in the UAE after the opening of Mecca. Envoys from Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) arrived in the UAE in A.D. 630 and introduced Islam. Thus, a new era began in the region during the emergence of Islam. Amr bin al’As visited Oman and Sohar and […]

15 Arabic phrases to help you get by in the UAE

Arabic is the official language of the UAE, however English is widely used and you might barely find the need to use Arabic. In case you end up in a situation where the need arises,here are some common UAE dialect phrases that will help you get by: Hi: Hala  Peace be to you: Assalamu Alaikom Good […]

Selected Quotes of Shaykh Zayed (May Allah have mercy on him)

A global leader and change-maker, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan was a world-renowned humanitarian and conservationist who advocated respect, sustainability, education and female empowerment. Born in 1918 in Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Zayed travelled extensively throughout the country as a young man, gaining a deep understanding of the land and its people. Among his many […]