Arab Essays

Hero’s Journey

The hero’s journey is an aspect that’s found in many books and even movies. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini is a very famous book read by many English classes based on a hero’s journey. The characters in this book struggle to find out what their journey is, especially the main character Amir. Refusal of the call means the hero attempts to refuse the adventure because he is afraid. Amir holds back from doing a lot in the book because…

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Between Two Worlds_ Escape from Tyranny by Zainab Salbi

“Zainab Ali……She holds degrees from George Mason University and the London School of Economics.” “Laurie Becklund is an award-winning Los Angeles journalist and author. A former Los Angeles Times reporter, she wrote the first story about Zainab in 1991, when Zainab was a young woman stranded in America due to the Gulf War.” A summary of the book: As a young girl, Zainab Sabli could never have imagined in her wildest dreams that the radio message that she would be…

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Abdullah of Saudi Arabia

Aljanadriah Festival is a famous traditional celebration that is held yearly in AlJanadriah place. It is about 45 km from Riyadh’s city district, the kingdom’s capital city. This festival is one of the oldest festivals in Saudi Arabia. Moreover, it is considered one of the most important celebrations in the Arab world. Many people come from all over the world just to attend tis great festival and after, they say, ” It’s worth it “. The purpose of the Aljenadriah…

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Spread of Islam

Islam is not only one of the three major monotheistic religions in the world today, it is also it is the fastest growing. Additionally, political conflict between Islamic groups and the West play out on the international stage like the latest of the Crusades. The message of the Prophet Mohammad has been distorted and misunderstood by those outside of Islam who see only a religion of hatred. Islam did, however, emerge in battle, conquering by force much of the Middle…

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Poisoning in Saudi Arabian Homes

ABSTRACT Being one of the major causes of morbidity and mortality, this paper shall examine the prevalence of poisoning in Saudi Arabian homes by looking into the different factors that contribute to the commonness of such. The study, in its hopes of finding the factors related to the topic, made use of two kinds of research: qualitative and quantitative. Secondary data analysis shall be made use of in looking into the cases that happen in Saudi Arabia, at the same…

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The Difference Between Gdi and Gem

The United Nations development program is a program aimed and geared towards helping developing nations towards real development. Obviously development can’t by any means take place without the presence of gender equality. In United Nations development program has developed two methods in order to measure both women’s development as well as women’s empowerment. The two conceptual indexes that measure women’s development and their empowerment are the GDI and the GEM indexes. I do not believe that these indexes are accurate…

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Marketing of Burj Al Arab in Dubai

Abstract: This paper discusses the marketing of Burj AlArab hotel in Dubai. It contains a brief description of the hotel and his history. It describes about the culture in Dubai and how it affects the hotel. A SWOT analysis has been discussed in the paper to know about its situation in Dubai. It also shows you the competitor of Burj Al Arab in Dubai and the marketing audit shows that how the hotel is positioned in the market .It concludes…

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The Magic of the Arabian Nights

The original, authentic, real Ur-text of the Arabian Nights (aka Alf Layla wa-Layla, or the Tales of a Thousand and One Nights, or just the Nights) is a mythical beast. There are far more than a thousand and one nights, for the thirty-four-and-a-half stories in the fourteenth or fifteenth century “core” body of the Nights were soon supplemented by other tales in Arabic and Persian, from the culture of medieval Baghdad and Cairo, and then in Hindi and Urdu and…

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Are We True Muslims of Allah

Today I am going to discuss whether we are true servants of Allah. Many of us say that we are Allah’s servants but do are actions really confirm it. There are three ways in which we can check if we really are the true servants of Allah. First we must know that he is our master and we are his slaves and we are entirely devoted to him. Secondly, we should only do those actions which will earn his pleasure…

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Love and Sacrifice

Sacrifice is one of the purest and most selfless ways to love someone. There is no better way to show one’s loyalty or love for another than through sacrifice. The Kite Runner clearly demonstrates the sacrifices individuals made to make the ones they love happy. In Khaled Hosseini’s novel The Kite Runner, a little boy named Hassan demonstrates love and sacrifice the most. Hassan admires Amir an immense amount and his loyalty towards Amir is always present in everything he…

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Strategic Marketing Tim Horton

The Tim Horton’s chain was founded in 1964 in Hamiton, Ontario, Canada. The chain’s focus on top quality, always fresh product, value, great service and community leadership has allowed it to grow into the largest quick service restaurant chain in Canada specializing in always fresh coffee, baked goods and home style lunches. Tim Horton’s opened its first U. S. restaurant in 1984 in Tonawanda, N. Y. Since then, the company has expanded into nine other states — Indiana, Maryland, Kentucky,…

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Al Jazirah_ the Genius Inventor

THE HOT WEATHER Air conditioning is one of the most crucial appliances in almost all homes and businesses in the Arab world. The Saudi Arabian climate can be characterized as a desert climate, with wide fluctuations in a day and night temperatures. The climate is typified by high temperature in the summer, often rising 45 degrees Celsius or more, while in spring and autumn, the average temperature is around 29 degrees Celsius. Apart from the coastal areas, the climate is…

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Utility of Domesticated Animals

The biosphere around us comprises of plants, animals and humans. Each has its own role and part to play. They contribute immensely to make it functional and viable for each other. It is indeed true that it would not be full circle if one part or whole would be missing. Man however has utilized his supreme intelligence to extract the best from plants and animals for his very existence and to lead a luxurious lifestyle. Man has domesticated animals since…

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Differences Between Jordan and Saudi Arabia

Historically, Saudi Arabia and Jordan were considered as one region. However, earlier in the 1800’s both countries have split with two different cultures and traditions. Although both Saudi Arabia and Jordan are kingdoms and lay on the same borders, but they differ in women’s rights, the cost for living, and weather differences. First of all, women’s rights are one main issue that is completely different between both countries. In Saudi Arabia, women have fewer rights than Jordan’s. For example, women…

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burj Al Arab Strategic Plan

Executive Summary The following report aims making a strategic plan for the real-time company. The chosen company is The Jumeirah Group and the selected hotel is Burj Al Arab, which is the only seven star hotel in the whole world. The report presents a brief synopsis of the Hospitality industry in Dubai and briefly introduces the profile of Burj Al Arab. The company conducts an internal and external analysis with the help of SWOT analysis and Porter’s Five Force Analysis…

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