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Bahrain’s First Farmer’s Market

Bahrain’s First Farmer’s Market

8 Apr, '088 Comments

Muneera Obaidli is organising the first ever Farmer’s Market in Bahrain promoting the theme of buying fresh local produce; thus, helping not only the local community, but also the environment.

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Building a community

27 Oct, '070 Comments

Anwar had some excellent suggestions in a comment he posted earlier which I thought I would act on immediately. If you have any suggestion at all to make the site better and more interactive to help the growing community of Mahmood’s Garden, please do comment: I believe that it would be a good idea to […]

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First non-sectarian mosque to be built in Bahrain

First non-sectarian mosque to be built in Bahrain

10 Oct, '0728 Comments

The King Hamad Grand Mosque is being built on the instruction of king Hamad between the islands of Manama and Muharraq. The construction of the compound and its beauty and facilities pale into insignificance when the king attests that this new house of worship is destined to be used by all Muslims without exception; in […]

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bin Rajab’s redefines the role of maatems

bin Rajab’s redefines the role of maatems

6 Sep, '079 Comments

I am so gratified that we have visionaries in this society and am doubly so when I find an honourable member of the reigning cabinet extends himself even further by bridging the cultural gap that maatems[1] traditionally play in society. For instance, what is wrong with local maatems, like the ancient and quite famous Ma’atem […]

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Abbas Al-Shakhoori has passed away

9 Apr, '079 Comments

Abbas’ funeral procession shot from my office’s balcony this evening (9 Apr ’07) It saddens me to learn that the security guard Abbas Al-Shakhoori has passed away this morning after being in a coma and declared brain-dead over a week ago. I join other Bahraini citizens and call on the Ministry of Interior to exert […]

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