What Makes Arabic and Middle Eastern Jewelry So Unique

Many people would say that jewelry is the earliest example of art. Yes, nowadays, in most parts of the world, jewelry is adored for its beauty and the sense of prestige and wealth it provides. However, the truth is that people have been making these pieces from the first moment they discovered metal and saw … Read more

Indian Wedding Ceremony Traditions You Didn’t know

Some people love weddings and all ceremonies that follow them. India is such a vivid and astonishing country, and all about it is in that manner, so big celebrations are no exception. Extraordinary interesting celebrations are something that this country is famous for, and Bollywood is not lying about that. If you are planning to … Read more

For the love of tradition: Why arranged marriages remain relevant

The couple in front of Wazir Khan Mosque in Lahore the week of their nikkah, January 2009. Does a centuries-old custom hold a key to love and happiness? By Shireen Qudosi. “Happily ever after” isn’t always about finding your prince charming. Sometimes it can be about finding a toad with potential. The modern dating scene, befuddled … Read more