Ro sudan by_anwar_king


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Short Presentation about The Republic of Sudan, made for the cultural week in Chungbuk National University, CheongJu, Korea in 2005, when I was Master Course Student.
This work is designed by AnwarKing January 2005, South Korea

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  • Ro sudan by_anwar_king

    1. 1. The Republic of Sudan  
    2. 2. Sudan Geography Location : North East Africa
    3. 3. <ul><li>Geography-notes: </li></ul><ul><li>Ranked tenth in the world in area. </li></ul><ul><li>largest country in Arab World and Africa. </li></ul>
    4. 4. Cities and States Sudan is a FEDERAL country divided into 26 states. Khartoum is the capital and Port Sudan is seaport city on the Red Sea.
    5. 5. Major Rivers and Lakes The White Nile coming from lake VICTORIA,UGANDA, joins the Blue Nile which is coming from lake TANA, Ethiopia at Khartoum confluence.
    6. 6. Sudan People <ul><li>Sudan is a multiracial and multi-religious country. </li></ul><ul><li>There are about 500 tribes and 200 languages and dialects. </li></ul><ul><li>Arabic is lingua franca ,the common language spoken by the majority. </li></ul>
    7. 7. Sudan History <ul><li>Ancient Nubian civilization </li></ul><ul><li>Press the links below </li></ul><ul><ul><li>EARLY HISTORY </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cush </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Meroe </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Christian Nubia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>THE COMING OF ISLAM </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Arabs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Decline of Christian Nubia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Rule of the Kashif </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Funj </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Fur </li></ul></ul>
    8. 8. Traditional Arts and crafts Many crafts are available in Sudan's souks (markets). Strings of heavy beads often include antique trading beads made from colored glass.
    9. 9. Crafts
    10. 10. Customs <ul><li>Marriage and Family: </li></ul><ul><li>The traditional Sudanese family is strongly patriarchal. Three generations of males and their spouses and children usually live in the same household. The home is a cohesive, private place where a family member can always return for support. Women manage the home. Read More… </li></ul>
    11. 11. Eating <ul><li>Lamb, goat, and fowl are the usual meats. Pasta dishes are also popular. Other common foods include flat breads made of sorghum or millet flour and spicy soups with meat or eggs. </li></ul><ul><li>These are eaten with the right hand, using flat bread or a stiff millet porridge known as asida or kisra . </li></ul><ul><li>The strong Sudanese coffee is served from a special tin &quot;jug&quot; with a long spout, known as a jebena . </li></ul><ul><li>Fruit teas and herbal teas such as karkaday (hibiscus tea) are also popular.Most people seem to have a very sweet tooth, piling several teaspoons of sugar into their cups of tea, and enjoying sugary desserts.Peanuts, known as Ful-Sudani , are a popular snack, and can be made into delicious macaroons. Read more…. </li></ul>
    12. 12. Sudan Economy <ul><li>Natural resources: Petroleum; Iron ore, copper, chromium ore, zinc, tungsten, mica, silver, gold, Uranium, ETC.. . </li></ul><ul><li>Industries : </li></ul><ul><li>cotton ginning, textiles, cement, </li></ul><ul><li>edible oils, sugar, soap distilling, shoes, petroleum refining . </li></ul>
    13. 13. <ul><li>Red Sea </li></ul>The Sudanese coast is 650 km long as the crow flies; numerous embayment and gulfs make it 750 km long. It has two prominent features; coastal lagoons, locally called marsas, and reefs, called shia'ab in Arabic.
    14. 14. Wild Life in Sudan <ul><li>Sudan is probably the country in the world with the greatest variety of big mammals living on land. </li></ul><ul><li>Sudan has the largest natural ZOO in the world. </li></ul>
    15. 15. Sudan Music <ul><li>Sudan has a variety of music. </li></ul><ul><li>Traditional and modern at it’s different regions </li></ul><ul><li>Click here to Listen to Sudanese Music </li></ul>
    16. 16. Popular Dancing Dancing is considered as one of the important expressive means to many Sudanese tribes. <ul><li>Different Sudanese </li></ul><ul><li>Tribes have different kind of dance. </li></ul><ul><li>Watch video about Sudan Dance here:- </li></ul><ul><li>Click this Link </li></ul>
    17. 17. Credits <ul><li>This work is designed by AnwarKing January 2005, South Korea </li></ul><ul><li>E-mail: [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Information collected from Various websites over internet… </li></ul><ul><li>Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim copies of this document, but changing it is not allowed without contacting the Designer </li></ul>