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  • 1. BY : YISETH PEREZ SUAREZSAUDI ARABIA
  • 2. Saudi Arabia s thelargest Arab state inWestern Asia and thesecond-largest in theArab world.
  • 3. The cultural setting ofSaudi Arabia is Araband Wahabi Islam, andfeatures many elementsfrom historical ritualand folk culture suchas dance and music.CULTURE OF SAUDI ARABIA
  • 4. One of Saudi Arabias mostcompelling folk rituals is theAl Ardha, the countrysnational dance. This sworddance is based on ancientBedouin traditions: drummersbeat out a rhythm and a poetchants verses while sword-carrying men dance shoulderMUSIC AND DANCE
  • 5. The religion andcustoms of SaudiArabia dictateconservative dressfor both men andwomen.DRESS
  • 6. A mans headdress consists ofthree things: the tagia, a smallwhite cap that keeps the gutrafrom slipping off the head.MEN’S DRESS
  • 7. WOMAN’S DRESSThey normally wear a voluminousblack cloak called an abayah, ascarf covering her hair and afull face veil.
  • 8. Food staples in Saudi Arabiancuisine include lamb, grilledchicken, falafel (deep-friedchickpea balls), shawarma(spit-cooked sliced lamb),mutabbaq and Ful medames.Arabic unleavened bread, orkhubz is eaten with almostall meals, and is often usedas an edible utensil to scoopFOOD
  • 9. Soccer is an extremelypopular sport in SaudiArabia. Especially theSaudi Arabia nationalsoccer team isconsidered one of themost successfulnational teams in Asia.SPORT
  • 10. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabiais an Islamic theocraticmonarchy in which Islam isthe official religion; thelaw requires that all Saudicitizens be Muslims.Religious freedom is non-existent. Moreover, thepublic practice of non-RELIGION
  • 11. THANK YOU.