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Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the Numerical 100-camel Contest Categories of Sheqah and Hommor Camels.

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the Numerical 100-camel Contest Categories of Sheqah and Hommor Camels.


11 HOMMOR AND SHEQAH CAMEL HERDS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL COLOUR CATEGORY OF MAGHATIR 100 CAMEL CATEGORIES

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 11 Hommor and Sheqah camel herds parading in the 100-camel numerical contest categories. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” contest categories.


SWEDEN RADIO CORRESPONDENT: I’M IMPRESSED BY THE ECONOMIC VALUE OF CAMELS; THE "BOTOX" IS ONE OF THE MOST COMMON STORIES WE HAVE

The Sweden Radio correspondent has asserted that people in Sweden has keen interest in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. The Correspondent adds, “the story of tampering with camels by injecting "Botox" is one of the most popular stories we have in Sweden”. The correspondent said, "When I decided to come to visit King Abdulaziz Festival and to have a news report about it,


THE CAMEL HUMP CAN TELL ABOUT THE CAMEL HEALTH; CAMELS CAN DRINK 100 LITRES OF WATER AT ONCE

man meditates the huge and strong physique, height, and the neck length of a camel. God has granted camels with great abilities that enable him to endure long distances, over the hills of soft sand in the arid desert with frequent winds and sand storms. Thus, the camel is known as “The Ship of the Desert". The camel, thus, draws our attention and arouse our interest. God - the Almighty – has granted the camel with extraordinary body abilities that enable him to overcome all the difficulties of the desert at once.


THE ATTENDANCE OF LARGE NUMBERS AND THE TIRELESS ENTHUSIASM INFLAMES CAMEL RACES IN THE SOUTHERN TERRAINS OF AL-DAHNA DESERT

Early on Friday morning, Ramah Square and its bleachers have witnessed large numbers of people who come to attend camel racing contests in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Racing Contest at the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert. The bleachers which can accommodate up to six thousand people were not better than the area allocated; the public presence was the most important characteristic of the area surrounding the square, and its bleachers.


THAT CONTROL CAMEL SPEED DURING CAMEL RACING

A Halter, a robot, and a remote control are necessary tools for controlling racing camels during races. The camel racing contests are held in many Gulf countries. One of the most famous contests is the Camel Racing Contests at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert.


GLOBAL MEDIA ATTENTION TO THE EXCLUSION OF THE BOTOX-INJECTED CAMEL "FROM CAMEL RACING" CONTESTS

Global media agencies have paid great attention to Camel Beauty Contest. A number of camels have been excluded from participating in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert. The excluded camels have been injected with Botox to make them so attractive that they have the top places in contests.


AL-HAMMADI: GCC CITIZENS ARE PROUD OF THE "SYSTEM" OF CAMEL FESTIVAL AT THE SOUTHERN TERRAINS OF AL-DAHNA DESERT

The Emirati journalist, Haitham Al Hammadi, considers the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, which is currently in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert, a "system". It is replete with activities that entrench the camel heritage as a dear tradition for all GCC citizens. The Dubai Racing TV presenter declares, "I’ve visited the Traditional Village and have attended activities that I’ve never seen before.


THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION: MORE THAN 23,000 STUDENTS AT THE NATIONAL HISTORY OLYMPIADS CONTEST

Today, the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has announced that the number of those who registered in the National History Olympiads has reached 23,646 students (9526 Males and 14120 Females) from all Saudi regions.


14 SUFFUR CAMEL HERDS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL COLOUR CATEGORY OF MAGHATIR 100 CAMEL CATEGORY

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 14 Suffur camel herds parading in the 100-camel numerical category. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL-100 CONTEST FOR MAJAHIM CAMEL CATEGORY

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical 100-Majahim-camel Category.


13 COMMITTEES OVERSEE CAMEL RACING CONTEST. A LIVE BROADCAST ON ALL CONCERNED SAUDI AND GCC CHANNELS

The Chairperson of Camel Racing Committees at the King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest, Fahad bin Mansour bin Shweishan, regards that this race as one of the biggest camel races in the Arabian Gulf. He has pointed out that 13 Committees are ready to oversees the races professionally. There will be a live broadcast on all Saudi and GCC TV


A HIGH DEMAND ON "PALM LEAF" PRODUCTS AND HANDICRAFTS AT THE "CAMEL FESTIVAL"

The tents dedicated for the productive families participating in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, which in the Southern Terrains, are witnessing an increasing demand from visitors. The visitors have viewed the products of more than 20 Saudi families offering a variety of handicrafts, cooking, perfumes and clothing.


200000 SR ARE DEDICATED FOR 16 WINNERS OF THE NATIONAL HISTORY OLYMPIAD

In parallel with the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, the first qualifying contests of the National History Olympiads will begin on Monday 19/5/1439 H. An online test will be conducted for all high school students in their schools in the Kingdom. The second stage of the Olympiad starts then with an online test for the 50 qualified students. The National History Olympiads will be held in Riyadh on Wednesday, 5/6/1439 H. The final stage will start the next day as a competition among the participants in form of fast answers. It will be held in Riyadh. It will be documented and broadcasted on television.


20000 ARE THE DAILY VISITORS OF THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

An economic report has predicted that the number of visitors to the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reached about 600000 visitors with an average number of visitors estimated at 20000 visitors per day. This shows 100% growth rates better than the daily 10000 visitors of the last year Festival.


13 COMMITTEES OVERSEE CAMEL RACING CONTEST. A LIVE BROADCAST ON ALL CONCERNED SAUDI AND GCC CHANNELS

The Chairperson of Camel Racing Committees at the King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest, Fahad bin Mansour bin Shweishan, regards that this race as one of the biggest camel races in the Arabian Gulf. He has pointed out that 13 Committees are ready to oversees the races professionally. There will be a live broadcast on all Saudi and GCC TV channels concerned with this traditional sport. Bin Shweishan declares that this Great Event has witnessed strong participation from Saudi Arabia, UAE, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait.


11 MAJAHIM CAMEL HERDS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL COLOUR CATEGORY OF MAJAHIM 100 CAMEL CATEGORIES

Today, the Majahim Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 11 Majahim camel herds parading in the 100 Majahim camel numerical category. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL-50 CONTEST FOR SUFFUR CAMEL CATEGORY

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical Suffur ¬50-camel Category. The Winners of this camel category are:


THE CUSTODIAN OF THE TWO HOLY MOSQUES SPONSORS THE CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL RACING AWARD

The King Abdulaziz Camel Racing Award Contest will be kicked off for the first time in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. The camel racing heats will be in Ramah Square and the King Abdulaziz Camel Racecourse in the Saudi Camel Village. The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz will honour the last day winners of the contest.


11 MAGHATIR CAMEL HERDS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL COLOUR CATEGORY OF SUFFUR 50 CAMEL CATEGORIES

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 11 Suffur camel herds parading in the 50 Maghatir camel numerical categories. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL RACING CONTEST KICKS OFF

Today, the King Abdulaziz Camel Racing Contest has kicked off at 7:30 am as part of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. Camel racing heats starts with Hiqaiq “3-year-old camels” (Male and Female)) for40 km race. The total number of the general heats are 40 divided into 20 morning heats and 20 evening ones. King Abdelaziz Camel Festival Administration has announced...


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL 50 WEDHAH CAMEL CATEGORY

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical Wedhah 50 camel category. The Winners of this numerical category are:


FIVE METHODS FOR GUIDING VISITORS TO THE LOCATIONS AT THE CAMEL FESTIVAL

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has employed five methods to enable visitors to reach various venues. These methods guide the visitors starting from crossroads till the end of the tour. Thus, the visitors can enjoy the fun of events throughout the time of the Festival.


SAUD AND SALMAN AL-MUTHAMI: ASSER PLANE MARTYRS HAVE SAVED THE COUNTRY; THE FESTIVAL IS NOBLE

Grief and pride are emotions simultaneously released in the eyes of "Saud and Salman," the two sons of the martyr, Mohammed bin Saud Al-Muthami. However, their hearts leap up of joy to overcome the pains of loss. Saud and Salman have become stars in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert as they visit the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival.


“AL-KHABEEB”, “AL-SAFEEF”, AND “AL-DELI”: KNOW ABOUT HORSE RACING SPEEDS

The camel racing prizes in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival are 95,808,000 SR. The sum is distributed over (2172) prizes, in 228 Heats. The length of the racecourse is 8 km; it is 40 meters wide at the starting point and 12 meters wide at the finish point. The Festival will be the most important international forum that will provide a cultural,


13 WEDHAH CAMEL HERDS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL CATEGORY OF MAGHATIR 50 CAMEL CONTEST

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 13 Wedhah camel herds parading in the 50-camel numerical category. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL 50 PRODUCTIVE SHEQAH AND SHE’AL CAMEL CATEGORIES

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical Maghatir Sheqah and She’al 50 camel Categories. The Winners of the Sheqah camel category are:


1500 MAGHATIR CAMELS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL COLOUR CATEGORY OF SHEQAH AND SHE’AL 50 CAMEL CATEGORIES

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 840 Sheqah and She’al camels parading in the 50 Maghatir camel numerical categories. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


FOOD AND DRUG AUTHORITY: CAMEL FESTIVAL IS A SUCCESS; CAMEL PRODUCTS ARE ONE OF THE KEY DRIVERS OF THE NATIONAL ECONOMY

The Executive President of the SFDA, Dr. Hisham bin Saad Al Jaidi, has confirmed that the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is a success. He points out that "the Authority is ready to support and evaluate all camel products if invested and presented to them.".


THE WINNERS OF NUMERICAL 20-PRODUCTIVE AND 30-CAMEL CATEGORIES HAVE RECEIVED THEIR AWARDS FROM THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION

Today, the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has honoured the 2nd to the tenth winners in the numerical 20 Productive and 30 camel categories in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest. The ceremony is convened in the Open Theatre of the Traditional Village in the southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL-50 CONTEST FOR MAJAHIM AND HOMMOR CAMEL CATEGORIES

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical Majahim and Hommor ¬50 camels. The Winners of the Majahim camel category are:


THE CAMEL FESTIVAL RECEIVES MORE THAN 40000 FAMILIES DURING THE MID-YEAR SCHOOL VACATION

More than 40000 families have visited the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival during the mid-year vacation. Entertainment activities in the festival are varied in a way that meets the expectations of families coming from all regions of the Kingdom. These families have enjoyed the varieties of the shows that are presented in every corner of the Festival. They exploit the school vacation to entertain themselves in the Village.


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL RACECOURSE AT THE SOUTHERN GIVES INTERNATIONAL MOMENTUM TO GCC RACING CAMELS

As the Gulf Cup has attracted GCC citizens in Kuwait, the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert (East of Riyadh) hosts another Gulf Event. In this event, Gulf racing camels are influx to participate in the King Abdulaziz Camel Racing Contest in Ramah Square. This is one of the events of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival.


AWARENESS-RAISING AND ENVIRONMENTAL INITIATIVE

The Organizing Committee of the Festival has benefited from the commercial mobility at the Festival by launching a "social environmental awareness-raising" initiative. This initiative aims at reducing waste of energy and recycling, as well as reducing the negative impact of plastic waste and bags on the flora and fauna.


40 PRODUCTIVE FAMILIES PARTICIPATING N THE FESTIVAL

In a major step to strengthen the community partnership in preserving the heritage and supporting the productive families, the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has allocated a large part of the Festival events to the productive families. The number of these productive families participating in the Festival has reached about (40) productive families. They sell and market their products for their benefit.


400 SHOP AND 100 SALE POINTS FOR PRODUCTIVE FAMILIES GIVES GREAT COMMERCIAL MOBILITY TO THE CAMEL FESTIVAL

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, located in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna, Desert, has witnessed "great commercial mobility" during these days, especially in Al-Dahna Street Market. This market contains (400) shops and about (100) sales points dedicated by the Festival Administration for productive families.


1400 MAJAHIM AND HOMMOR CAMELS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL CATEGORY OF 50-CAMEL CONTEST

Today, the Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 1400 camels parading in the 50-camel numerical category of Majahim and Hommor camels. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL 30 SHE’AL CAMEL CATEGORY

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical She’al 30 camel category. The Winners of this numerical category are:


THE FACULTY OF MAJMA’A UNIVERSITY IN RAMAH VISIT "THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL"

The events of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival have attracted many visitors at all levels of society: citizens, residents, and educational institutions. Majma’a University, represented by the College of Science and Humanities, Ramah branch, located 30 km away from the festival, has a field visit to the Festival. A delegation from the faculty has toured the Festival events. The faculty members have expressed their admiration for the Festival organization and events.


AL-DAHNA CAMEL CARAVAN: TIE UP YOUR CAMEL, RIDE WITH US, AND LIVE THE HISTORY

Al-Dahna Camel Caravan at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is an event that introduces the Festival visitors to how Arabs have been suffering in traveling. For many years of history, the camel was the main means of transport. It was the most powerful means of travelling. It can highly endure travelling for long distances.


CAMEL RACING IN THE KINGDOM: FUN AND COMPETITIVE

Camel racing has occupied a special status for Saudis regardless of their cultural or social background. This sport has its unique status as the most popular sport in the Arabian Peninsula. Camel Racing is a fun as it has a long history for the Arabs. As it launches, camels are fiercely contested towards the finish line amidst the roars of the public, motor cars,


THE VISIT OF FAMILIES OF THE NATIONAL MARTYRS TO THE CAMEL FESTIVAL IS A SOURCE OF PRIDE AND JOY. THE CHILDREN: "WE ARE ALL SOLDIERS OF SALMAN"

The families of the national martyrs are overwhelmed with mixed feelings of sadness, joy and pride on watching the pictures of their loved ones in the “Our Brave Soldiers” Corner at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. The scene was so impressive that it highlights the feelings of pride for the great nation that deserves our sacrifice with life and limb to keep it safe.


CAMEL ELEGANCE IS IMPRESSING IN ATTRACTING THE VISITORS OF THE CAMEL FESTIVAL

The splendour of camels has always been associated with watching camels competing in the Camel Beauty Contest. However, Ta’aleel Tent at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival offers a different perspective of impressiveness presented by camels. The visitors are impressed by camels performing poignant elegant parades that visitors have never been accustomed to.


30 DRAWINGS FORM AN ARTISTIC MAP ON THE CAMEL BODIES AT TA"ALEEL TENT

The camels" bodies are transformed into an art tableau full of drawings and decorations. These drawings and decorations draw the attention of the visitors of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. The Camel Decorative Art Event reintroduces the Indian folk culture of camel decoration by decorative art specialists.


570 MAGHATIR CAMELS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL CATEGORY OF ¬SHE’AL 30 CAMEL CATEGORY CONTEST

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 570 She’al camels parading in the 30-camel numerical category. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL 30 WEDHAH AND SUFFUR CAMEL CATEGORIES

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical Wedhah and Suffur 30 camel categories. The Wedhah Camel Winners of this numerical category are:


PUBLIC SESSIONS CONVEY MERRIMENT AT THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ FESTIVAL CAMELT

Public Sessions at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert comprise the Festival activities of storytelling and poetry about camels. A large crowd of visitors attend these session with a cup of Arabic coffee and a delicious "teapot". These sessions are designed in the form of ancient tents in an authentic heritage style.


400 KILOS OF ECO-FRIENDLY BAGS FLOURISH THE SOUTHERN TERRAINS OF AL-DAHNA DESERT

As a response to the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Initiative, “No Dumping”, the Ministry of Environment, Agriculture and Water has provided 400 kilos of eco-friendly and biodegradable bags for distribution among Festival and Traditional Village visitors.


960 MAGHATIR CAMELS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL COLOUR CATEGORY OF WEDHAH AND SUFFUR 30 CAMEL CATEGORIES

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 960 Wedhah and Suffur camels parading in the 30 Maghatir camel numerical categories. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL: NO FOR FRAUD AND TAMPERING! YES, FOR CAMEL WELFARE AND FAIR CONTEST

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has confirmed its efforts to counter fraud and tampering. It will not allow fraud or tampering to pass. The Official Spokesperson of the Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, declares that the Festival Administration has allocated several committees represented by the Ministry of Environment and Water and Agriculture, the Medical Committee and the Fraud Detection Committee. These committees have the necessary expertise and equipment to detect tampering. Mr. Al-Bogomi points out that the Festival Administration has warned against the fraud ways and how participants can avoid them.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL 30 SHEQAH AND HOMMOR CAMEL CATEGORIES

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical Sheqah and Hommor 30 camel categories. The Hommor Camel Winners of this numerical category are:


IN ARABIC LANGUAGE, CAMELS ARE INSPIRATIONAL FOR POETS AND A SYMBOL OF ARAB PRIDE IN TIMES OF JOY AND SADNESS

For Arabs, camels have occupied an unrivalled prestigious position. Thus, they are referred to as wealth in Arabic. Arabs have described camels as follows: “if they carry, they are heavily loaded; if they travel, they cross long distances; if they are slayed, they feed; and if they are milked, they satisfy thirst.


200 CHILDREN DAILY BENEFIT FROM THE HOWAIR KNOWLEDGE WORKSHOPS

The Howair Theatre supervisor, Mr. Abdulaziz Al-Areefi, declares that Howair workshops have been commendable as more than 200 children have benefited from these daily workshops during weekends and mid-year vacation. heater. He points out that each workshop accommodates 20 children. In these workshops, children are provided with interactive skills that enrich their knowledge


840 MAGHATIR CAMELS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL COLOUR CATEGORY OF SHEQAH AND HOMMOR 30 CAMEL CATEGORIES

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 840 Sheqah and Hommor camels parading in the 30 Maghatir camel numerical categories. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL 30 MAJAHIM CAMEL CATEGORY

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical Majahim 30 camel category. The Winners of this numerical category are:


THE KING ABDULAZIZ FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION AWARDS THE WINNERS IN THE SINGLE CATEGORIES OF THE CONTEST

Today, the first five winners of each single category of The Camel Beauty Contest have been awarded. The awards have been offered at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert.


CAMEL FESTIVAL ENRICHES THE LANGUAGE OF THE SOCIAL NETWORKING ACCOUNT OWNERS THROUGH "CAMELS IN OUR LANGUAGE" CONTEST

Exploiting social networking websites and creating a heritage mobility parallel to the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, the “Camel in Our Language” Contest was launched yesterday on the "Camel Festival" Twitter Account. This Contest allows participants to win an iPhone X device every day throughout the Festival.


ESTABLISHING (3) DEPARTMENTS AT THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL: CAMEL FRAUD AND TAMPERING DETECTION, BREEDER OUTREACH, AND CAMEL EXAMINATION

The Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture participates in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival with three Departments. Dr. Hussain Yousef Idris, The Supervisor of the Heritage Village Outreach Department, declares that the participation of the Ministry in the Festival has several objectives. The most important objective is to deal with emergencies to which camels may be exposed during participation. These emergencies include camel delivery, bleeding, etc.


360 MAJAHIM CAMELS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL CATEGORY OF MAJAHIM 30 CAMEL CONTEST

Tody, the Majahim Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 360 camels parading in the 30 Majahim camel numerical category. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL 20 PRODUCTIVE SHE’AL AND SHEQAH CAMEL CONTEST

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical Maghatir 20 productive camels. The Winners of the She’al 20 productive camel category Contest are:


ON WEDNESDAY, THE SINGLE WINNERS WILL BE AWARDED WITH THE CONTINUATION OF THE NUMERICAL CATEGORY CONTEST

On Wednesday evening, the first five winners of each single category of The Camel Beauty Contest will be awarded. The awards will be offered at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert. At the same time, The Numerical 20-productive categories of She’al and Sheqah camels will continue to take place.


740 SHE’AL AND SHEQAH CAMELS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL CATEGORY OF MAGHATIR 20 PRODUCTVE CAMEL CONTEST

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 740 camels parading in the 20-productive-camel numerical category of She’al and Sheqah camels. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


THE FESTIVAL CLINIC PROVIDES SEASONAL INFLUENZA VACCINE FREE OF CHARGE TO VISITORS

A number of visitors to the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has confirmed that the health services provided within the Festival in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna are distinguished. The Festival Clinic provides advanced services, including the seasonal influenza vaccine for free.


THANKS TO THE VACATION, RESTAURANT SALES INCREASE 70% AT THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

During the last few days, the sales of restaurants, fresh juice and pastries shops have witnessed high sales in the traditional Indoor Bazaar at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert. Sales rising is 70% as reported by the owners of shops and restaurants.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL 20 PRODUCTIVE HOMMOR AND SUFFUR CAMEL CONTEST

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical Maghatir 20 productive camels. The Winners of the Suffur 20 productive camel category Contest are:


SAUDI WOMEN TRANSFORM 7 TRADITIONAL PRODUCTS INTO FASHIONABLE ONES THAT DAZZLE TO THE 2NDCAMEL FESTIVAL VISITORS

At first glance, when you see her fingertips, you will think that she is melodiously playing a guitar among a large crowd celebrating her skills, her artistic vision, and her keen sense of colour choice. She is Umm Abdulaziz, a woman who has a certificate signed by the General Authority for Tourism and National Heritage, as a Creative Artist". She has attracted visitors to the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival with her heritage works that deservedly have a "modern" touch.


580 HOMMOR AND SUFFUR CAMELS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL CATEGORY OF MAGHATIR 20 PRODUCTVE CAMEL CONTEST

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 580 camels parading in the 20-productive-camel numerical category of Hommor and Suffur camels. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL 20 PRODUCTIVE WEDHAH CAMEL CONTEST

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical Wedhah 20 productive camels. The Winners of this category Contest are:


400 WEDHAH CAMELS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL CATEGORY OF 20 PRODUCTVE” CONTEST

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 400 camels parading in the 20-productive-camel numerical category of Wedhah camels. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ATTRACTS PHOTOGRAPHY ENTHUSIASTS

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert (east of Riyadh) has attracted professional photography pioneers, amateurs, university and school students, photojournalists and camel lovers. The Festival is a great opportunity for enthusiasts of photography, which is the most prominent visual arts, especially with the development of its technology whether via mobile phones or cameras.


THE DESERT EYES TEAM PROPAGATES (50) SMART IDEAS TO AVOID BEING LOST ON DESERT

The "Desert Eyes" voluntary Team has propagated (50) smart ideas. These ideas are prepared and compiled by Dr. Abdullah Al-Misnad. They aim at propagating the culture of prevention of the dangers of desert among the lovers of wilderness in Saudi Arabia. Mr. Abdulaziz Al-Aboudy, the Secretary of the Team Board, declares....


THE GENERAL DIRECTORATE OF NARCOTICS CONTROL": KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL IS A PLATFORM OF AWARENESS AGAINST ONE OF THE MOST DANGEROUS MENACE TARGETING SAUDIS

The Supervisor of the General Directorate of Narcotics Control corner at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in the Southern Terrains of al-Dahna Desert, Mr. Hassan Al-Harbi, sees the festival as a "unique opportunity and an important window" to deliver the message of controlling narcotics to visitors. He points out that there is a high demand from visitors on how to deal with addicts, and the nature of treatment provided through the services of Al-Amal Medical Centre for Mental Health in Riyadh.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "NUMERICAL 20 PRODUCTIVE MAJAHIM CAMEL CONTEST

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Numerical Majahim 20 productive camels. The Winners of this category Contest are:


360 MAJAHIM CAMELS ARE PARADING FOR THE NUMERICAL CATEGORY OF 20 PRODUCTVE” CONTEST

Today, the Majahim Jury Committee at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has reviewed 360 camels parading in the 20-productive-camel numerical category. The camel owners participated before the committee before the show to confirm their ownership. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “numerical” category contest.


SHAWASHAT, TAWAFEH AND MAZA’ALAT TAKE ON THE “CAMEL RESPONSE” CONTEST

The Camel Response Contest, which is organized for the first time in the Arab world, has ignited the stands of King Abdulaziz Racecourse in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert. The forefront of the square was full as 10 candidates were competing to win the first three positions of the first “Camel Response” Contest. The Camel Response Contest, which is organized for the first time in the Arab world, has ignited the stands of King Abdulaziz Racecourse in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert. The forefront of the square was full as 10 candidates were competing to win the first three positions of the first “Camel Response” Contest.


"GREEN DAHNA’" AND "ALTERNATIVE ENERGY" MAKE THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY

In the context of interest in alternative sources of energy, the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has witnessed dependence on alternative solar energy. The Festival, in cooperation with Riyadh City Development Authority and the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture, has launched the "Green Dahna’" initiative to plant three thousand seedlings. These two initiatives of “Green Dahna” and “Alternative Energy” make the Festival "environmentally friendly".


SALES VOLUME OF PRODUCTIVE FAMILIES IS 190000 SR IN 10 DAYS AT THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

In a major step to strengthen the community partnership in preserving heritage and supporting the productive families, the King Abdulaziz Festival Administration has allocated a large area of the Festival for 40 productive families to sell and market their products. This has great revenues for these families. A special tour has reported that the volume of sales of these families during the last ten days of the festival is about 190000 SR.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OFTHE SINGLE SUFFUR AND SHEQAH FAHL CAMELS

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Single Suffur and Sheqah Fahl camels. The Winners of Single Sheqah Fahl Camel Contest are:


THE SOUTHERN TERRAINS OPEN ITS LANDSCAPES FOR THE VISITORS OF TA’ALEEL PARK

Since early January, the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert, which has long been known as a destination for Saudi kings, has its doors open to those interested in camel heritage from visitors and tourists. The Official Spokesperson of the Festival, Sultan Al-Bogomi, declares that the visitors and tourists will have fun and entertainment at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival.


THE CONCLUSION OF THE “BEST CAMEL RESPONSE” CONTEST AT THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Today, the “Best Camel Response” Contest at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has been concluded in the King Abdulaziz Camel Square in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert.


TODAY, THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES THE FINAL SCREENING OF CAMELS PARTICIPATING IN “THE BEST CAMEL RESPONSE” CONTEST

The Festival Administration declares that there are 10 participants who will parade their camels on Thursday in the “Best Camel Response” Contest. The participants are:


THE ART GALLERY EVENT: A TRAINING FOR THE YOUNG AND AN INCULCATION OF CAMEL HERITAGE IN THE ARABIAN PENINSULA

The Art Gallery is one of the events of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival sponsored by the General Entertainment Authority. The Art Gallery comprises a variety of activities including a collection of modern art such as sand drawing, Graffiti, and Ripo Art. It also includes sand animation and colored sand paintings. The activities of the Art Gallery are based on sand.


A HEWAR OF A SINGLE PARTICIPANT WEDHAH JIL CAMEL IS THE LAST OBSERVER

As soon as the Terrains track is open to allow the Single Wedhah Jil camels enter to the King Abdulaziz Square for the contest, the Camel No (104) has been at the forefront of the competing camels. The camel was walking with elegance when she suddenly turned back to a truck in which her young camel “Hewar” was. It was uncommon situation.


4 DR. BADER AL-SHOWIER: AN OBVIOUS IMPROVEMENT OF THE JURY COMMITTEES AT THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The lawyer and Legal Consultant, Dr. Bader Al-Showier. Declares that the great improvement of the jury committees in the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is obvious for both participants and visitors. He points out that this is can be noticed through good organization of camel parades in front of the committees. Mr. Al-Showier expresses his pleasure with this good organisation of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. He describes the Festival as more significantly developed Festival than the previous one.


THE SINGLE WEDHAH FAHL CAMELS ARE PARADING IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The Jury Committee has reviewed the single Fahl in the colour category of Wedhah camels. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in the “single” category contest.


THE SAND ART TABLEAU, "THE SHEPHERD AND THE CAMEL", IS CREATIVELY INSCRIBED AT THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

"A man, a camel and a falcon" – are three shapes carved on sands by Indian artists at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. the Sand Art Event is among several events designed by the Organizing Committee of the Festival in the South Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert.


FOR THE FIRST TIME, THE “CAMEL RESPONSE” CONTEST IN THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The Organizing Committee of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival currently being held in the South Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert, has devised a new contest for “Camel Response”. The Contest is held in three stages, supervised by three jury members and a supervisor. Fares Al-Otaibi, who is responsible for this Contest of "Camel Response" in the Festival, declares that this contest is held for the first time in the Arab world.


CAMELS OWNERS: MARCHES ARE REGULATED BY LAW, AND REFINED BY AWARENESS

A number of camel owners participating in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival point out that the negative effects of the marches unregulated by law. They stress the importance of raising awareness of the negative effects of such marches. They argue that the public has the right to express their celebration with camels maintaining their commitment with Saudi noble cultural values.


CAMEL OWNERS: THE COMMITTEES OF CAMEL FRAUD AND TAMPERING AT THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ARE CHARACTERIZED BY TRANSPARENCY AND CLARITY

The Camel owners participating in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival have valued the measures taken by the Fraud and Tampering Committees. they note that these measures provide comfort to all participants, and give an indication of transparency and clarity.


40 CASES HAVE BEEN PROCEEDED BY A VETERINARY TEAM AT THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL WITHIN 6 HOURS

The veterinary teams at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has managed to proceed with 40 cases during the past 6 hours. Dr. Nasser Al-Hathal, a surgeon, declares that a veterinary team (mobile clinic) at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival with specialties in surgery and internal medicine, fully equipped with all medical supplies, has successfully proceeded with 40 cases between surgery and abdominal surgery.


24 SAUDI NATIONAL FLAGS ARE FLYING HIGH AT THE SOUTHERN TERRAINS

At first glance, visitors to the Traditional Village, at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, can clearly notice Saudi 24 flags flying high at the Kingdom. The 24 flags fly high and are distributed to the festival"s guests who are increasing every day.


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES THE END OF THE REGISTRATION PERIOD FOR THE "BEST CAMEL RESPONSE" EVENT

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival announces the end of the registration period for “The Best Camel Response” contest. The Official Spokesperson of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi declares that 41 participants have registered for the contest. According to Mr. Al-Bogomi, today the jury has begun sorting the registered camels in the


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "SINGLE HOMMOR AND WEDHAH JIL CAMELS"

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Single Hommor and Wedhah Jil camels. The results are: The Winners of Single Hommor Jil Camels Contest are:


THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL: MARCHES ACCOMPANYING THE PARTICIPANTS VIOLATE THE CONTEST CONDITIONS

The Organizing Committee of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival declares that the marches and the gatherings accompanying participating camels violate the Contest conditions. Several camel owners endorse what they consider as good organization, justice of arbitration and the variety of activities suitable for children, families,


LATTAMAH AND AL-HAKEMAH ARE THE FIRST-PLACE WINNERS OF THE SINGLE SUFFUR AND SHE’AL CAMEL CONTEST

Amidst the attendance of large crowd of people in the King Abdulaziz Racecourse at the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna Desert, the Spokesperson of King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, Mr. Sultan al-Bogomi, declares that the Jury has announced Ahlal Ayed Deghaither as the first-place Winner of single Suffur Jil camel. Hens Mefres Faris Al-Otaibi is announced the first-place winner of single She’al Jil camels


DIG, JIL, AND FAHL CAMELS MODULATE THE PACE OF COMPETITIVENESS IN THE SINGLE CAMEL CONTEST OF THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The camel owners tend to have rare breeds characterized by beauty and splendour. They choose between two camel colour categories: Majahim and Maghatir. The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest is divided into 3 single categories and 4 numerical ones


THE ORGANIZING COMMITTEES CHAIRPERSON: PENALTIES AWAIT THOSE WHO INCITE TRIBALISM

An official, in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration, confirms that there are strict penalties, which would amount to exclusion from participation, against those who rouse tribalism. These penalties are also against any gathering in which there is harassment against the public or participants.


27 SINGLE HOMMOR AND WEDHAH JIL CAMELS ARE PARADING IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Today, the Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has reviewed the single Jils in the colour categories of Hommor and Wedhah camels.


(15) PARTICIPANTS COMPETE FOR 1.5 MILLION SR PRIZES FOR THE SINGLE SHEQAH JIL CAMELS

(15) participants will compete to win 1.5 million SR Prizes as the top five Winners in the category of Single Sheqah Jil" competition at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. The Jury Committee has reviewed the single Jils in the colour category of Sheqah camels.


FOOD TRUCK SALES ARE EXPECTED TO DOUBLE AT THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The Food Truck owners have expected that their sales to increase at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in Southern Terrains in t of Al-Dahna’ Desert, especially during the mid-school holiday. In the last few days, there was remarkable activity and increasing demand for these trucks.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "SINGLE SUFFUR AND SHE’AL JILS"

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Single Suffur and She’al Jil camels. The results are:


AL-RASHEEDI: THE CAMEL FESTIVAL CONCERN WITH REBAB ENRICHES TRADITIONAL NIGHTS

The famous Rebab player, Obeid bin Aish Al-Rasheedi considers the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival different from what was presented in the first season. He points out that improvements and introduction of new events demonstrate the extent to which change occurs and the vast difference between the two seasons. Al-Rasheedi points out that Rebab playing is one of the Ta’aleel Tent activities this year.


AL-ZAIR IS THE FIRST-PLACE WINNER OF THE "SINGLE MAJAHIM JILS

On Friday morning, the first competition of single Jils in the colour category of Majahim camels has attracted a wide public who arrived early to King Abdulaziz Square in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert. The competition is one among many parades of the King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest.


24 SINGLE SUFFUR AND SHE’AL JILS ARE PARADING IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Today, the Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has reviewed the single Jils in the colour categories of Suffur and She’al camels. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in this “single” colour categories contest.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "SINGLE SHEQAH JILS"

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Single Sheqah Jil camels. The results are:


SINGLE SHEQAH JILS ARE PARADING IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Today, the Maghatir Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has reviewed the single Jils in the colour category of Sheqah camels. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in the “single” category contest.


CAMEL IS A FELLOW TRAVELLER AND INSPIRER FOR POETS AMIDST DIFFICULT CIRCUMSTANCES

God gives examples of camels to be contemplated by humans. Thus, there must be many moral lessons that confirm the greatness of the Creator. God said: " Why do they not reflect on the camels and how they are created? (88:17)". Reflecting upon all the verses that mention camels, you will learn that God has miraculously created camel. So, the Arab Bedouins have the camel as their fellow traveller since antiquity.


SHOWAMAH IS THE FIRST PLACE WINNER OF THE "SINGLE MAJAHIM DIGS

Showamah, owned by Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of the Kingdom of Bahrain, is the first-place winner of the Single Majahim Dig Contest at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest. The Spokesperson of King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, Mr. Sultan al-Bogomi, declares that 12 participants with their single Majahim Dig camels have been nominated by the Jury for the finale parade. Mr. Al-Bogomi adds that the crowd was enthusiastic during the parade.


“OUR BRAVE SOLDIERS" CORNER AT THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ATTRACTS THE ATTENTION

One of the important highlights at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is “our brave soldiers” Corner which is dedicated for the nation martyrs. It contains 819 photos of the nation heroic martyrs of soldiers. The dedicated corner displays pictures in large tableau at the entrance to the Traditional Village,


NUTRITION EXPERTS AND SPECIALISTS: CAMEL MEAT BRINGS WARMTH, AND PROVIDES BODY WITH ENERGY, AND IS A DIETARY SUPPLEMENT

The Bedouin is the fellow traveller of camel. He knows its enigmas and habits. He does not reveal many of its benefits unless he is asked for urgently, especially about power and energy related matters. The Bedouin knows many mysteries about camels that he has revealed recently.


AT WEEKENDS, THE EYES OF THE HIKERS ARE ON THE CAMEL FESTIVAL AT THE SOUTHERN TERRAINS OF AL-DAHNA’ DESERT

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, which lasts for one month, will remarkably witness a huge public attendance at weekends. This is elicited through monitoring and tracking the public accounts of social networks and the public interaction with the Festival in the southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert (120 km) northeast of Riyadh. The Festival is located close to the destinations of the hikers and wild voyagers who during winter, they usually camp nearby.


CAMEL IS A FELLOW TRAVELLER AND INSPIRER FOR POETS AMIDST DIFFICULT CIRCUMSTANCES

God gives examples of camels to be contemplated by humans. Thus, there must be many moral lessons that confirm the greatness of the Creator. God said: " Why do they not reflect on the camels and how they are created? (88:17)". Reflecting upon all the verses that mention camels,


NAZA’AH IS THE FIRST-PLACE WINNER OF THE "SINGLE MAJAHIM JILS"

On Friday morning, the first competition of single Jils in the colour category of Majahim camels has attracted a wide public who arrived early to King Abdulaziz Square in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert. The competition is one among many parades of the King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest. The Official Spokesman of the Festival,


SINGLE MAJAHIM JILS ARE PARADING IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Today, the Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has reviewed the single Jils in the colour category of Majahim camels. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in the “single” category contest.


IBN AOUN POETIC EVENING VERSIFIES THE FEELINGS OF CAMEL VISITORS

The famous poet, Abdullah bin Aoun confirms that the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is unrivalled in the Gulf or anywhere else. This is clear to every fair person. He adds that the Camel Festival demonstrates our potentials to create new and modern ideas, led by our wise rulers and their care and supervision.


AL-RASHEEDI: THE CAMEL FESTIVAL CONCERN WITH REBAB ENRICHES TRADITIONAL NIGHTS

The famous Rebab player, Obeid bin Aish Al-Rasheedi considers the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival different from what was presented in the first season. He points out that improvements and introduction of new events demonstrate the extent to which change occurs and the vast difference between the two seasons.


TA’ALEEL (OUTDOOR EVENING) TENT HIGHLIGHTS CAMEL HISTORY AT THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

This evening at 5pm, Ta’aleel (Outdoor Evening) Tent host a number of camel owners the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. Mr. Sultan Al Bogomi, the Official Spokesperson of the Festival, declares that the Tent presents folkloric oral heritage through several activities including sessions of debate where poets and storytellers compose poems and stories about the camel and desert in the past. Mr. Al-Bogomi reiterates the concern


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "SINGLE MAJAHIM’S JILS"

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Single Majahim’s Digs. The results are:


15 SINGLE MAJAHIM JILS ARE PARADING IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Today, the Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has reviewed the single Jils in the colour category of Majahim camels. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in the “single” category contest


A SUCCESSFUL C-SECTION TO SAVE A CAMEL WITH OBSTRUCTED LABOUR AT THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The veterinary teams at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival have managed to save the life of a camel suffering from haemorrhage and obstructed labour. A successful immediate emergency C-section was performed. The general supervisor of the veterinary teams at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Badrani said that one of the participants in the Festival General Auction asks the Festival veterinary clinic for assisting his camel that has an obstructed labour.


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "SINGLE MAJAHIM’S DIGS"

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Single Majahim’s Digs. The results are:


TODAY: THE FIRST SESSION OF TA’ALEEL (OUTDOOR EVENING) EVENT TENT AT THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Today, the first session of "Ta’aleel Tent" Event will be held at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. At 5 p.m., the tent will host a number of camel owners: Nasser bin Mubarak Al-Break, Seif bin Mohsen Al-Mazroui, and Hamad bin Oudah Al-Marri. The session will be conducted by Mubarak bin Seif.


12 SINGLE MAJAHIM DIGS ARE PARADING IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Today, the Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has reviewed the single Digs in the colour category of Majahim camels. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in the “single” category contest.


SOLAR ENERGY IS USED IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, located in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert throughout January, is characterized by exploiting the solar energy in some sites. Mr. Mohammed bin Abdullah Al-Hassoun,


THE SAUDI TRADITIONAL DANCE, “ARDHAH” ATTRACTS THE ATTENTION OF THE CAMEL FESTIVAL VISITORS

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival offers daily rehearsing sessions for its visitors every day on the performance of the Saudi traditional dance “Ardhah”. The visitors will learn about this dance traditions through experts and specialists from all over the Kingdom. The rehearsals highlight the authenticity and fundamentals of this tradition. The daily rehearsals start after Asr prayers by welcoming the trainees. The assistant supervisor of the event, Mr. Abdulrahman Mubarak Al-Faisal, explains


HONORING THE WINNERS OF SINGLE CONTESTS FOR SHEQAH AND SUFFUR DIG CAMELS AT KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST

Ten camel owners won the King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest Awards in the single category of both Sheqah and Suffur Digs. The jury Committee announced its final decision on Wednesday evening at King Abdulaziz Racecourse in the southern terrains of Al - Dahna desert. The Official Spokesperson of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi declares that...


SPECIAL SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE MEDIA CENTRE OF THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Nowadays, the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert witness public and recreational mobility represented in the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. The Festival started last Monday. Under the patron under the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud. The events will continue until February 1, 2018.


SHEQAH AND SUFFUR CAMELS IN THE CAMEL FESTIVAL INFLAME THE CHILLY MORNINGS OF AL-DAHNA’ DESERT

The King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has witnessed 28 participant camels competing to win the Single contests of the Single Dig camels of Sheqah and Suffur with a strong public presence who attend early to King Abdulaziz racecourse in the southern Terrains of Al-Dahna. The Official Spokesperson of the King Abdulaziz Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi declares that...


THE ROADS TO KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ARE ECONOMICALLY FLOURISHING

The areas and roads surrounding the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival have witnessed a significant trade flourishing and growth since the launch of the Festival. Salesmen point out that their sales increases 80 % due to the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival and the huge numbers of its visitors and participants. They add that they expect sales to rise further in the coming weeks as school mid-year vacation is approaching.


28 SINGLE SUFFUR AND SHEQAH DIGS ARE PARADING IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Today, the Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has reviewed the single Digs in the colour category of Suffur and Sheqah camels. in addition to the participation of the members of the committee. Before the parade, camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership of the camels. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in the “single” category contest.


REITERATING THE READINESS OF THE SECURITY AND HEALTH AUTHORITIES TO CONTROL MARKETS AND PRICES, RAMAH GOVERNOR: THE APPROACHING FESTIVAL REVIVES ECONOMIC MOVEMENT IN RAMAH GOVERNORATE

Ramah Governorate has announced its readiness to serve participants and visitors of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, which is located near the Governorate for a month from now on. The Governorate stresses its marshalling all services. The Governor of Ramah, HE. Fahd Al-Masoud, points out that the Festival –under the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques,


11 VIOLATIONS OF THE TERMS OF PARTICIPATION IN THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Mr. Fawzan bin Fawzan Al-Madhi, the chairman of the organizing and field committees, confirms that the Contest Committee of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has ruled out 11 violations on Monday before the commencing of the Festival. Mr. Al-Madhi declares that 6 Single Hommor Digs are kicked out because of color, branding,


THE CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST INAUGURATES KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Under the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdul Aziz, the Camel Beauty Contest inaugurates the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in King Abdulaziz Racecourse at the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert. amidst a strong public presence. The Official Spokesman of the Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, declares there are 28 events,


THE JURY COMMITTEE OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE "SINGLE WEDHAH’S DIGS"

Today, the Supreme Jury Committee of King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest has announced the winners of the "Single Wedhah’s Digs. The results are:


AL-MAGHATIR JURY REVIEW THE SINGLES OF AL-WEDHAH’S DIG AT THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Today, the Al-Maghatir jury Committee reviews 13 single camels of Al-Wedhah’s Dig category at King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. Before the parade, single camel owners take the oath in front of the Committee to ascertain their ownership. Then, the committee reviews the camel parade in the “singles” contest.


CAMELS INSPIRE WOMEN’S ULULATION OF JOY

Since antiquity, the Bedouin is intimately attached to the camel. The Camel is used for his riding, drinking, food, and shelter in time of drought. So, the camel becomes an icon for his prestige, pride, glory, and power. In time of peace, it is used as dowries on marriage, and as a means of resolving conflicts between tribes when used to compensate for crimes or to make ransom payments. In time of war,


MEDICAL CLINIC AND 3 MEDICAL CENTERS TO TAKE CARE OF THE VISITORS OF THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

As part of its preparation to keep pace with the most important regional and international forum on camels, the Ministry of Health has set up a medical clinic, 3 medical centers and a hospital to meet the medical needs of the visitors of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. Mr. Mishaal Al-Rubaia, The Ministry of Health Spokesperson declares,


CAMEL"S OWNERS: JUSTICE, ORGANIZATION, AND PURCHASING POWER ARE DISTINCTIVE ASPECTS IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The camel owners participating in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has valued the efforts of the Festival Organizing Committees, the Jury Committees and all participating security or service authorities. Their endorsement is addressed to the good organization, the justice of the Jury, and the purchasing power.


FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THE GULF REGION: A "CAMEL RESPONSE" CONTEST IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Mr. Farris Al-Otaibi, the Supervisor of the "Camel Response" Contest at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, reveals that there are three stages for the “Camel Response” Contest, which is being held for the first time in the Arab world. Mr. Al-Otaibi points out that after the end of the registration period,


AL-DAHNA’ BAZAAR: 400 EUROPEAN EQUIPPED AND DESERT-STYLED SHOPS

400 shops in Al-Dahna Street Bazaar at King Abdulaziz Camel Festival are equipped with European specifications and characterized by "desert styles". They are designed in German-built tents that are against fire, rain and winds, without neglecting their artistic facades.


THE TERRAINS OF AL-DAHNA’ DESERT ARE CELEBRATED TO WELCOME CAMEL LOVERS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD

The Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert have been celebrated to welcome large numbers of visitors, camel lovers, beautiful camels, tourists, world sports stars, laureates, fine artists, photographers, designers and celebrities from all over the world. All come to visit the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival and to know its objectives and its originality in Arab and Islamic culture....


UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF THE CUSTODIAN OF THE TWO HOLY MOSQUES, THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL KICKS OFF

Today, under the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival kicks off in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert in Riyadh. It will continue until February 1, 2018. The Official Spokesperson of the Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, declares...


IN COLLABORATION WITH "BUS 2030 COMPANY", KING ABDULAZIZ FESTIVAL RUNS DAILY TOURS TO THE FESTIVAL

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, in collaboration with Bus 2030 Company, the official and exclusive carrier of the Festival, runs daily tours to and from the King Abdulaziz Festival in the Southern Terrains, 100 km northeast of the capital Riyadh. The collaboration emerges from the belief in the Vision 2030 and its aims.


THE 8-KM-LONG CAMEL RACECOURSE HAS 7 TRACKS WITH CERTAIN SPECIFICATIONS

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, held in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert, is witnessing the annual Camel Racing Contest. Under the directives of HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, The Crown Prince, the Deputy Premier, and the General Supervisor of the Camel Club,


25 "FOOD TRUCKS" IN THE HEART OF THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Al-Dahna Desert will be back to life and commercial mobility starting from January 1st to February 1st, 2018. It hosts the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in which there will be indoor bazaar for productive families. There will also be 100 stalls for selling handicraft products that suits the identity of the Festival.


CAMEL BRANDINGS AND CAMEL SONGS (TADWIYAH): SYMBOLIC AND SOUND IMPRINTS FROM THE DEPTH OF THE DESERT

Camels have been linked to certain signs and attributes that show how Arabs have been in contact with camels since antiquity. The Arabs have endowed the camel with certain symbols such as brandings, and with certain sounds such as Tadwiyah (Camel Songs). Such symbols and songs highlight the authenticity and the depth of his cultural heritage of the Bedouin. The Official Spokesperson of the Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi points out that the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is interested....


6 GATES TO FACILITATE FOR THE VISITORS TO TOUR THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The Camel Auction at the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is witnessing a great deal of interest and deals. The Official Spokesperson of the Festival, Mr. Sultan Al Bogomi, declares that the Festival Committee - which aims to facilitate for the ...


12 MILLION CAMELS PROUDLY WALK IN THE ARABIAN VALLEY ... EXPERTS ADVISE TO ECONOMICALLY EXPLOIT THEM

Twelve million camels proudly walk in the valleys and deserts of the Arab world. They are grazing in fertile pastures of about 256 million hectares.


THE HOMMOR SINGLES INAUGURATE THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL TOMORROW

Tomorrow, under the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival will be launched in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’...


THE ROYAL ORDER OF THE CUSTODIAN OF THE TWO HOLY MOSQUES TO ESTABLISH THE CAMEL CLUB ... AN INTEREST IN NATIONAL HISTORY AND CULTURE

Camels are highly represented in our history. They are attached to our heritage and culture. The interest in camels entails creating an association for camel owners and lovers. Thus, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud,


THE DIRECTIVES OF HRH THE CROWN PRINCE TO SET UP THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

H.R.H Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Deputy Premier and the Camel Club General Supervisor, gives his directives to set up the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival during the period from January 1, 2018 to February 1, 2018. The Festival Official Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi declares that this directive comes in the light of the generous concern of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques,


1000 CAMELS IN THEIR WAY TO KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL THROGH THE CAMEL ROAD

Most of the camels participating in the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival have arrived at locations close to the Festival. These locations are only about 25 km away.


THE ART GALLERY AND OTHER 28 EVENTS IN KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The Traditional Village at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival will witness an Art Gallery as one of the 28 events approved by the Festival Organizing Committee.


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION: A NEW COMMITTEE TO DETECT THE SURGICALLY RESHAPED CAMELS AND THE METHODS OF COUNTERFEITING AND FRAUD

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has declared that a new Committee has been formed by the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture in the Festival to detect the surgically reshaped camels and the methods of counterfeiting and fraud.


CAMEL ACCESSORIES: NATURAL COLORS ENVIRONMENTALLY DECORATED

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is interested in showing the beauty of camels through providing a variety of events during the Festival.


THE FESTIVAL VISITORS ARE INCREASING 100%. THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL: A PLATFORM FOR ENHANCING THE CONTRIBUTION OF TOURISTIC SECTOR TOTHE GDP

In a step forward towards enhancing the level of the contribution of the touristic sector to GDP, the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival seeks to increase the number of visitors in its new session. The Festival will start on January 1, 2018 until the first of February of the same year.


A VETERINARIAN IS UNDER DETENTION FOR TAMPERING WITH CAMELS PARTICIPATING IN THE KING ABDULAZIZ FESTIVAL

The King Abdulaziz Festival Administration has announced that last Tuesday, the Security authorities had managed to arrest a vet in an ambush, based on information available from the General Intelligence Directorate in Riyadh. The detained veterinarian was working on camel fraud with some camel dealers using certain medications,


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL SETS A SCHEDULE FOR PARTICIPATION; THE ATTENDANCE IS 24 HOURS AHEAD.

The Chairman of the Etiquette Organizing Committees, Fouzan Al-Madhi, calls the camel owners to adhere to the timetables set for bringing their camels according to the category they are registered in one day before the date of participation.


THE MOST BEAUTIFUL CAMEL … WAITING FOR THE CORONATION IN THE DESERT OF SAUDI ARABIA

The inauguration of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is approaching. It is one of the largest heritage festivals in the Middle East. It begins on January 1, 2018 to February 1, 2018. The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has attracted tens of thousands of visitors in the Saudi Capital City of Riyadh. The Festival,


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL WITNESSES INNOVATIONS INCLUDING THE RACECOURSE AND PAVING THE AL-DAHNA’ STREET

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, which begins on January 1, 2018, has witnessed major developments that provide more comfort and enjoyment to the participants. The “Festival Village” Project Director, Eng. Mohamed Al-Hassoun, reveals that this year Festival witnesses new innovations comprising the Camel Racecourse and paving Al-Dahna’ Street.


THE KING ABDULAZIZ RACECOURSE IN THE SOUTHERN TERRAIN OF AL-DAHNA’ DESERT AWAITS THE " SAUDI AND GCC CAMEL RIDERS”

As the Gulf national teams are competing for The Gulf Cup in Kuwait, the Gulf Camel riders come to the southern Terrains of al-Dahna’ Desert (east of Riyadh) to participate in the King Abdulaziz Camel Race Competition in Ramah Square. This competition is a part of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. Mr. Sultan Al Bogomi, the Official Festival Spokesperson,


AL-DAHNA’ CAMEL CARAVAN AT THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ... AN EVENT DOCUMENTING THE COMMERCIAL PROSPERITY OF THE ARABIAN PENINSULA

As one of 28 events in the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, Al-Dahna’ Camel Caravan Event narrates the story of the Arab caravans that were roaming the desert loaded with commercial goods. It shows the great prosperity of the region. The event aims at rooting the relationship between new generations and camels through a variety of activities that embody the journey of caravans.


HUMP (SANAM) EXHIBITION: AN INTERESTING "EXPLORATORY" VOYAGE DURING THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

As soon as the Festival visitors delve into the Hump (SANAM) Exhibition, they will find camels standing in front of them as if they are welcoming them. In this respect, the Official Festival Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, declares that Exhibition visitors will be introduced to comprehensive knowledge of camels. This includes information about camel


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES THE REGISTRATION FOR THE CAMEL PRINT CONTEST

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has announced the opening of the registration for the Best Camel Print Show Contest. The registration will continue until 7/1/2018. The Official Festival Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi declares that the participants can register by calling (0558304362).


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ESTABLISHES A "THEATER" FOR THE YOUNG

"Thanks God for granting us what we wish … For the generosity of the Crown Prince". On drumming and sword glittering, the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival visitors will be able to have their young rehearsed to perform “Ardhah Dance”, the traditional dance present in Saudi ceremonies. The Official Festival Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, describes the event as a "Tent" for rehearsing the visitors on how to perform the Saudi dance.


CAMEL STORYTELLING IN THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival of 2018 will take place in The Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert (east of Riyadh). There are many activities that attract visitors and provide entertainment for camel lovers and owners. The "Camel Storytelling” activity is among the activities of the Festival.


AL-BOGOMI: 100 SITES FOR SELLING TRADITIONAL PRODUCTS AT KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is a major commercial activity during the period from 1 January to 1 February 2018. 100 sites have been dedicated to exhibiting the products considering the increasing numbers of participants and visitors. The number of daily visitors of the Festival is expected to be about 20,000 visitors...


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL: THE INTERNATIONALLY LONGEST WORLD EVENTS ARE AWAITED IN EARLY JANUARY

In early January, attention will be directed to the east of Riyadh, specifically to the southern terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert where the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is going to be commenced. It is the longest Festival in the world. The Official Festival spokesperson,


TOMORROW, KING ABDULAZIZ FOUNDATION COMMENCE ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THE NATIONAL HISTORY OLYMPIAD

Tomorrow, King Abdulaziz Foundation will commence Online Registration for the National History Olympiad for the general secondary school students under the supervision of the school principal, via the website: www.historyolympiad.sa. The event will continue until 25/1/2018. The National History Olympiad aims to inspire national principles and values,


MEMORANDUM OF COOPERATION BETWEEN KIING ABDULAZIZ FOUNDATION AND SAUDI AIRLINES

Today, King Abdulaziz Foundation “Darat” has signed a memorandum of cooperation with Saudi airlines at King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in Riyadh. The memorandum – signed by the Acting Secretary-General of the King Abdulaziz Foundation,


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES THE REGULATIONS FOR CAMELS PARTICIPATING IN THE CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has announced the regulations for camels participating in the Camel Beauty Contest. The Official Festival Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, declares that the procedures include camel reception one day before the date of participation from 7 to 9 am.


SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS COMPETE IN THE NATIONAL HISTORY OLYMPIAD

On next Monday, registration for the National History Olympiad for secondary school students will be open. The Olympiad is supervised by The King Abdulaziz Foundation (Darat), in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and the Saudi Radio and Television Corporation. It aims to instil national principles and values, to promote national belonging, to recognize the history of the Kingdom, and to preserve its historical heritage. The annual Olympics will coincide this year


THE CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION DEDICATES 1372 CAMPGROUNDS TO THE PARTICIPANTS

In its second session, the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has dedicated 1,372 campgrounds to the participants. Now, these grounds are ready for establishing camps. The official Festival Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi declares that the allocation of all these grounds comes to make it easy...


SAUDI ARABIA: HISTORY OF CAMELS IN THE EAST, FUTURE OF ROBOTS IN THE NORTH

What does it mean to celebrate the camel heritage in the midst of the world"s celebration of robots? What is the importance of camel as a means of transport amid the roar of engine types? Perhaps, the image is not clear. Well! Today, the Arab man, whose life in the camel has been very much linked to camels as means of transport, food and an urgent economic need,


INSTRUCTION VIOLATION DENIES CONTESTANTS PARTICIPATION IN CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST FOR 5 YEARS.

The jury at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival announce some new and strict mechanisms to detect fraud and tampering with camels. To detect these violations, several special committees have been identified: The Special Inspection and Investigation Committee and the Medical Committee, in addition to special detection devices The Festival Spokesperson,


IN LINE WITH THE CAMEL FESTIVAL: KING ABDULAZIZ FOUNDATION LAUNCHES THE NATIONAL HISTORY OLYMPIAD WITH 210000 SR PRIZES.

King Abdulaziz Foundation, in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, the National History Olympiad for secondary school students. The Olympiad aims to instil national principles and values, to promote national belonging, to recognize the history of the Kingdom, and to preserve its historical heritage. The annual Olympics will coincide this year with the


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL PRESENTS CAMEL HERITAGE, NAMES, COLOURS, AND ALL CAMEL-RELATED FACTSTO VISITORS.

Arabs have long celebrated the elegant qualities of the camel such as the long neck, the big head, the beautiful eyes etc. However, their accurate selection of these qualities and the defining standards of camel beauty have led them to describe the camel as "unique." The Arabs have always agreed that the unique camels have more characteristics and potentialities


AT KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL, TA’ALEEL (OUTDOOR EVENING) TENT EVENT TRACES THE PAST STORIES OF CAMELS

On the 1st of January 2018, the "Ta’aleel (outdoor evening) Tent event will take place as part of the cultural activities of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. The Festival Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, declares that the Tent is concerned with the oral presentation of the folklore through several activities. the most important activity is a debate


A CAMEL AUCTION AT THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

For the second consecutive year, the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has launched the General Camel Auction in the Southern Terrains off Al-Dahna Desert in Riyadh Region. The Auction will continue until the end of the Festival. It will witness the King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest Award. Before the inception of the Festival, the camel


10 DAILY SHOWS OF THE PANORAMIC DOME EVENT AT THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has set to launch the Panoramic Dome Event, which features documentaries on the history of camels. The event targets all ages at the Festival. The Panoramic Dome is a new and exciting event through which the visitor will take a journey into the ambience of the past and the real present.


QASWA: THE STORY OF A CAMEL IN THE GREATEST EVENT IN ISLAMIC HISTORY

Let her go her way; it is under Allah’s command"; these words were uttered by the Prophet (pbuh), speaking to the congregation of Al-Ansar, the people of Medina (Al-Aws and Al-Khazrag tribes) who are waiting for his hospitality at the beginning of the Prophet s migration after his arrival to his future capital Medina to propagate the true Islamic religion. Qaswa is the prophet’s she-camel whose name has been inscribed in the history of glory. It was the camel


CAMEL STORYTELLING FROM PROPHET SALEH’S SHE-CAMEL AND QASWA TO THE PRESENT DAY

Arabs have long celebrated the elegant qualities of the camel such as the long neck, the big head, the beautiful eyes etc. However, their accurate selection of these qualities and the defining standards of camel beauty have led them to describe the camel as "unique." The Arabs have always agreed that the unique camels have more characteristics and potentialities


CAMELS ARE PROVERBIAL OF ARAB WISDOM: LET’S KNOW THE FAMOUS ONES

Camels have played a large role in the Arab conscience from the Gulf to the Ocean, especially in the Arabian Peninsula. Poets has praised them in poetry until they become proverbial of wisdom today. One of the most famous proverbs related to camels is this proverb: "Trust in Allah, but tie your camel." This proverb has a story that refers to a man, as reported, who asks the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him)


CAMEL RACING CONTEST: ROBOT JOCKEYS RULE AND 80 METERS ARE THE CONTROLLING RANGE

For quite a long time, human jockeys have been commonly riding the camels in the race. the contestants participating in this type of races were usually boys around the 49 and 53 kg of weight to ride and direct the camels to win. Fahad Al-Subaie, the Secretary-General of the Saudi Camel Racing Committee, believes that the idea of using small-sized robot


CAMELS: FROM A MEANS OF TRANSPORT TO AN ICON OF PRIDE FOR THE PEOPLE OF THE ARABIAN PENINSULA

In the past, camel was a means of transport and a source of food for the Bedouins. Nowadays, it becomes an icon of pride and glory for the people of the Arabian Peninsula. The Holy Quran told us about the importance of camels, and called for meditating about how they are created; Allah says: “Do they not look at the Camels, how they are created?".


TOMORROW, ONLINE REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL RACING AWARD

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has announced the opening of online registration for participation in the King Abdulaziz Camel Racing Award on Wednesday, 20 December 2017 till Saturday, 20 January 2018 via the Festival Website: www.alaibilfestival.com. The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has also set 52 conditions for


FAMILY AND CHILDREN IN THE ACCOMPANYING EVENTS OF THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has allocated a large share of the accompanying events of the Festival for Family and Children. Families will find in the Festival what satisfies their taste in the indoor market and the various shows and events. The children will find what meets their own interests; so, they can be well-acquainted with their heritage in a way


AL-MAGAHIM (PURE BLACK) CAMELS ARE THE LARGEST ---- AL-HOMMOR (RED WITH WHITE FRONT LEGS) CAMELS ARE THE MOST EXPENSIVE

Camels in the Arabian Peninsula vary widely, but Al-Majahim (pure black) camels are the largest in the region, especially in the central and its southern border regions where the tribes of Al-Dawasir and Morrah live. This is based on statistical reports interested in the numbers of camels in the Arab region. Al-Majahim (pure black) camels are characterized by its


GAHARAH: THE MOST EXPENSIVE DEAL IN THE CAMEL MARKET PRICED 3 MILLION RIYALS

Just before the launching of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, the 2017 camel market has witnessed several million Riyal deals. A Wedha (pure white) she-camel named Gaharah, is sold for 3 million riyals. This deal is the biggest one this year although many camel owners do not mention the value of their purchases. A camel market broker, named Said bin


IN PREPARATION FOR THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL: INSTALLING 376 ELECTRONIC CHIPS FOR CAMEL

Describing the installation of an electronic chip in racing camels as "an important and accurate procedure," one of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival officials declares that many electronic chips are prepared for camels in preparation for the Festival Camel Racing Contest. Saleh Al-Hawadi, the Chairman of the Electronic Chip Committee, points out that the installation of electronic chips aims at building up-to-date and accurate data about camels and their origins even if they


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION SETSTHE ARBITRATION PROCEDURES FOR THE FESTIVAL PARTICIPATING CAMELS

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has set the arbitration procedures for camels participating in the King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest Award. The Festival Official Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, said that the arbitration procedures for the single categories are as follows...


THE CAMEL: THE SHIP OF THE DESERT THAT SURVIVES HOT AND COOL WEATHER CONDITIONS

The loss of only 12% of the water in the human body may lead to death. On the contrary, the camel can survive even if it has lost 40% of the water in the body. The camel is one of the most resistant animals to extremely hot and cool weather conditions. It can walk for long distances where there is neither water nor vegetation without feeling tired.


CAMELS: FROM A MEANS OF TRANSPORT TO AN ICON OF PRIDE FOR THE PEOPLE OF THE ARABIAN PENINSULA

In the past, camel was a means of transport and a source of food for the Bedouins. Nowadays, it becomes an icon of pride and glory for the people of the Arabian Peninsula. The Holy Quran told us about the importance of camels, and called for meditating about how they are created; Allah says....


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION SETS STEPS FOR PREPARING PARTICIPANT CAMELS IN THE FESTIVAL

the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has identified the steps required to prepare camels for participation in the King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest before reaching the location. The Festival Official Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan al-Bogomi declares that the steps include: ensuring that camels are healthy and free of any suspicion of infectious or skin


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION: 15 SQUARES FOR REGISTERING RACING CAMELS DIGITAL CHIPS

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has allocated 15 squares all over the Kingdom for registering digital chips for racing camels. The Official spokesperson of the Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, declares that the squares are: Al-Jazira Square, King Fahd Square in Al-Nairiya, Ramah Square, Riyadh Square, Qassim Square, Hail Square, Sakaka Square,


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION SETS STATISTICS OF THE CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST

Today, the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has announced the statistics of the Camel Beauty Contest. There are more than 26,000 registered camels at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival. The Festival Official Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan al-Bogomi declares that there are 1519 Saudi and GCC participants registered in the festival this year; there are 26897 camels registered in all listed categories; the total number of camels in the numerical parades is 25700 camels and 1197 camels in the single ones; the registered persons according to categories are 1832 persons; and the number of participants is 1519 participants. Mr. Al-Bogomi points out that participants registered in the King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest Award are categorized as follows...


THE FESTIVAL OFFICIAL SPOKESPERSON: A LEGAL COMMITTEE FOR REVIEWING CAMEL CONTEST PROCEDURES

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has established a special legal committee that undertakes all procedures of the Camel Beauty Contest to review and verify all decisions made by the Festival Committees. The Official Spokesperson of the Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi declares...


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION: CAMEL RACING… AN OLD TRADITIONAL ARAB SPORT

The Official Spokesperson of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi declares that racing camels is that type of camels used for racing sport and riding. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and some Arab countries are keen to establish a camel race regularly and to organize accompanying festivals and large ceremonies. This sport has passed


RACING CAMEL QUALITIES AND TYPES AT THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

Racing Camels that participate in the Camel Racing Contest are pure-bred. They are offspring of well-known Arab camel breeds. They have special qualities that qualify them for fast running. In addition, they have common qualities that they share with the rest of the other types of camels. They are elegant camels with long curved neck, and strong shoulders and legs. The average weight of one camel is about 500 to 600 kg. they are characterized by their small hoofed feet.


"HUMP" EXHIBITION EXPLAINS THE CULTURE OF CAMELS IN THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The “Hump” exhibition at the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival displays images in black and white and in colour that explain the camel-man relationship through the various historical stages. The past and the present overlap in the exhibition, so


KING ABDUL AZIZ FESTIVAL ... A GLOBAL VISION IN A CIVILIZED SPIRIT

In the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is expected to be held in its second consecutive year in early January 2018. It will be the worlds first and leading camel festival. It will enhance cultural and national aspects. It will have cultural and economic benefits for community. The Official Spokesperson of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival,


CAMEL IN THE ARAB DIVAN: BETWEEN NEED AND BEAUTY

Camel has been strongly present in the Arab heritage, especially poetry, which is the Arab Divan. The multiple names of camels are inscribed in the poetry of the old and late poets. The camel recorded itself in the old poems under the


THE BEST PREVENTION IS CAMEL IMMUNIZATION AT THE AGE OF 6 MONTHS: 3 TYPES OF DISEASES AFFECTING CAMELS … VIRAL, BACTERIAL AND PARASITIC.

Camel diseases are divided into three types: viral, bacterial, and parasitic. Camel pox is one of the most common viral diseases that affect camels at all ages and causes granules and tumours in the skin of the infected animal. Prevention


AL-ZAAQ: THE TIME OF THE KING ABDULAZIZ FESTIVAL IN JANUARY IS "A SUCCESSFUL DECISION"

Khalid Al-Zaaq, an astronomy specialist, describes the organization of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival at this time of year as a positive decision. According to him, the current time is better than last year in terms of the weather condition


RUMHIYA: FAREWELL TO QUIETNESS… WELCOME TO COMMERCIAL AND MEDIA ACTIVITIES

Located about 100 km east of the capital Riyadh, Rumhiya is a quiet village famous for its proximity to the landscape and spring gardens, and for being a destination of the hikers. It will host the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in early


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES THE INAUGURATION OF THE PUBLIC AUCTION

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has inaugurated the General Auction for Camels in the Southern Terrains of Al-Dahna’ Desert in Riyadh Region. The Auction will continue until the end of the Festival. The Official spokesperson of the Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, said that the auction is well-organized and well-arranged. The


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION SETS THE SCHEDULE AND THE HEATS OF THE CAMEL RACING CONTEST

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has set 228 camel racing heats timetable for the King Abdulaziz Camel Racing Award. The Camel racing heats will begin with the heats of HIQAIQ (3-year-old camels) for Bakar (females) and


OUR BRAVE SOLDIERS ARE REMEMBERED BY THE VISITORS OF THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The visitors of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival send messages and phrases of support to our brave soldiers. As a sign of appreciation, the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has devoted a daily event entitled “Our Brave Soldiers”


THE DESERT OF AL-DAHNA ... PROSPEROUS MARKETS AND COMMERCIAL MOBILITY

It is expected that the southern terrains of the desert of Al-Dahna - the location of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival - will become an unprecedented commercial area during the period from January 1 to February 1, 2018, during the time of the Festival. The number of visitors, especially on weekends, is likely to reach 20,000 visitors per day. It is expected


THEATER OF HOWAIR ADDRESSES THE CHILD THROUGH FOLKLORE

Based on its mission, The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival aims at organizing a diverse cultural, economic and sports festival that promotes participation, authenticates heritage, disseminates patriotism, and reflects the cultural depth of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Thus, the Organizing Committee embarks on establishing a theater that concerns with


AL-DAHNA’ DESERT: BACK TO THE FOREFRONT… THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL REVIVES THE STOCK MARKET AND PROMOTE DESERT TOURISM

The desert of Al-Dahna’ or southern Terrains – which once was a junction of trade routes from the east to the west of the Arabian Peninsula and vice versa – is back again to life through the largest desert gathering at the King Abdul Aziz Camel Festival to be held on 14 Rabi’ al-Akhir.


HRH THE CROWN PRINCE’S DIRECTIVES FOR AWARDING THE TOP 10 PLACES OF SHEQAH (REDDISH WHITE CAMELS) AND HOMMOR (RED CAMELS WITH WHITE FRONT LEGS) IN THE NUMERICAL (20 PRODUCTION), (30), AND (50) CATEGORIES.

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration announces the directives of HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Crown Prince and the Deputy Premier and the General Supervisor of Camel Club,


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES THE PARADE ROUNDS TIMETABLE OF CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST AWARD (MAZAYEN)‬‬‬

oday, The King Abdul-Aziz Camel Festival Administration announces the parade rounds timetable of Camel Beauty Contest Award (Mazayen). The Official Festival Spokesman, Mr. Sultan al-Bogomi, declares that the rounds of the King Abdul Aziz Camel Beauty Contest Award will begin with the single categories as follows


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS CULTURAL HERITAGE AND FOLKLORIC ACTIVITIES IN TA ALEEL (OUTDOOR EVENINGS) TENT

The King Abdul-Aziz Festival for Camels is concerned with the cultural heritage and folkloric oral activities in order to preserve and highlight the value of this heritage that connects people with their ancient past. The Festival includes the event of Ta aleel (outdoor evenings) Tent. The official Festival Spokesperson,


CAMELS IN KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL: SYMBOLS OF AUTHENTICITY AND HERITAGE

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is celebrated as the first leading International festival for camels that promotes national and cultural aspects. Also, it has cultural and economic benefits for the community as it pays attention to camels as cultural, national, traditional, and historical heritage. Camels are celebrated as an authentic symbol of the desert lifestyle of the people of the Arabian Peninsula. They are connected to Arabs’ history and life throughout the ages.


THE MAJOR CAMEL DESERT GRAZING PLANTS AND THEIR CHARACTERISTICS

Camels feed on desert terrestrial herbaceous and arborescent plants. They prefer trees especially in the dry season, as the length and height of their necks enable them to eat the green twigs at the peaks of those high trees. The spina-and-elastic upper lip helps camels pick up the prickly plants and herbs very neatly and quickly. One of the most important desert grazing plants for camels is Calligonum. It is diffusely but irregularly branched desert shrubs with dark green leafless stems and prickly rounded fruits. It grows on sand dunes, and its chumps are used as fuel. Leptadenia pyrotechnica (Marakh) is a 3-5-meter-long tree with a green branched stem. It is mostly found in southern and western regions of Saudi Arabia. It is highly drought-resistant. Rhanterium (Arfaj) is an evergreen perennial desert shrub with a woody stem.


THE MAJOR CAMEL DESERT GRAZING PLANTS AND THEIR CHARACTERISTICS

Camels feed on desert terrestrial herbaceous and arborescent plants. They prefer trees especially in the dry season, as the length and height of their necks enable them to eat the green twigs at the peaks of those high trees. The spina-and-elastic upper lip helps camels pick up the prickly plants and herbs very neatly and quickly


AL-DAHNA’ CAMEL CARAVAN: RECALLING THE PAST AND AUTHENTICATING THE PRESENT

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has included “Al-Dahna’ Camel Caravans” event among other Festival Events to represent the history of camels in the national and social processions of trade, travelling, and wedding ceremonies. Up till now, camels are still companions of Arabs in resisting environmental and economic changes.


THE FESTIVAL SPOKESPERSON 8 CRITERIA FOR PERFORMING SHEELAT (MEDIA AND POEMS) DURING THE FESTIVAL

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival has identified 8 criteria for performing media and poems during the Festival. These criteria have been identified by the Festival Organizing Committee.


THE 2018 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

H.R.H Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Deputy Premier and the Camel Club General Supervisor, gives his directives to set up the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival during the period from January 1, 2018 to February 1, 2018.


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATYION ANNOUNCES FESTIVAL PREPARATION

The Festival Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, declares that preparations are underway at an accelerated pace to commence the Festival. He states that the registration will be open this week and for a month on the Festival Website, (www.alaibilfestival.com) with the stated conditions and prizes.


ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION FOR KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST IS OPEN

King Abdulaziz Foundation (Darat) announced that electronic registration for King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest is open for those wishing to participate in the Festival from Wednesday October 18, 2017 to Thursday November 16, 2017. The registration is on the Festival Website.


ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE FESTIVAL CAMP CONSTRUCTION INSTITUTIONS

The Festival Administration announces that there will be an open forum for the institutions concerned with Festival Camp construction and rental for the 2nd Camel Beauty Contest participants and visitors. The forum will be on Saturday 4 November 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Ramah Municipal Council Headquarters.


REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR AUTHORIZING SHEELSAT (MEDIA AND POEMS) AT THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The Festival Spokesperson - Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi - declares that the electronic registration for authorizing participants - Sheelat (media and poems) is now open on the Festival website - (www.alaibilfestival.com) - in collaboration with the General Authority for Audio-Visual Media. The registration will continue till the end of the Festival.


THE STATED PARTICIPATION CONDITIONS ARE ALIGNED WITH THE VALUES AND PRINCIPLES OF SAUDI COMMUNITY

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has confirmed that the participation conditions are aligned with the values and principles of Saudi community. The Festival represents an integrated cultural continuum that shows an in-depth presence of culture and tradition in the Saudi cultural and epistemological mobility.


7 PARADES FOR 6 PARTICIPATING CAMEL COLORS AT THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has identified six color-based camel categories to participate in this year Camel Beauty Contest: al-Majahim (Black Camels), al-Wedhah (White Camels), al-She’al (Yellow Camels), al-Suffur(Yellow Camels with a Black Hump Peak), al-Sheqah (Reddish White Camels), and al-Hommor (Red Camels with a White Front Legs).


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION: THE MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, WATER. AND AGRICULTURE EXAMINES THE FESTIVAL PARTICIPATING CAMELS

The Festival Administration urges those who would like to participate in the Festival to quickly register online via the Festival Website and to complete and update their data in the Registration Form during registration period.


THE PRICES OF THE BEAUTIUFUL“MAZAYIN” CAMELS REMARKABLY RISE WITH THE ADVENT OF THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL IS APPROACHING

With the advent of launching the events and activities of King Abdulaziz Beauty Contest Award for this year, the camel prices have risen remarkably.


THE SPOKESPERSON OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL: THE FESTIVAL IS PROGRESSING AS SCHEDULED WITH A TASKFORCE TEAM FOR DEVELOPMENT AND QUALITY

The Spokesperson for King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, declares that this year Festival organization is progressing as scheduled.


KING SALMAN AND HIS CROWN PRINCE CONCERN WITH THE FESTIVAL, NATIONAL IDENTITY, AND HERITAGE

The patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud of King Abdulaziz Camel Festival embodies his interest in the history, culture, and heritage of the people of this nation.


THE MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND INFORMATION WARNS AGAINST THE UNREGISTERED ENDOWMENT OF HONORABLE TRIBAL TITLES

The Ministry of Culture and Information warns camel owners and their fans against exploiting King Abdulaziz Camel Festival platforms to confer titles of a Chieftain on governmentally unregistered persons. It points out that it will monitor the field and record violations.


CAMEL HERITAGE AND ITS SIGNIFICANCE IN THE NATIONAL ECONOMY, KINGDOM VISION 2030, AND THE 2020 NATIONAL TRANSFORMATION PROGRAM

The Kingdom 2030 Vision and the 2020 National Transformation Program enrich the cultural experience through the expansion of building museums, and preparing and organizing visits to touristic, historical and cultural sites.


CAMEL RACING INCLUDED IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

H.R.H the Crown Prince, Mohamed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Deputy Premier and the General Supervisor of Camel Club give directives to launch camel racing competitions as one of the activities of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival for this year and to establish a high-quality track for this purpose in the Saudi Camel Village.


ON INCLUDING AND ESTABLISHING A SPECIAL TRACK OF CAMEL RACING IN KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL, H.E. DR. FAHD BIN ABDULLAH AL-SEMARI EXTENDS THANKS AND APPRECIATION

H.E. Dr. Fahd bin Abdullah Al-Semari, the Acting Secretary General of King Abdulaziz Foundation (Darat Almalik Abdulaziz) extends his thanks and appreciation to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz and HRH the Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Deputy Premier and the General Supervisor of Camel Club on the occasion of their directions to include camel racing and establishing a special track for this purpose.


THE MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, WATER, AND AGRICULTURE: CAMEL DIGITAL CODING CONTRIBUTES TO LIVESTOCK CENSUS AND DEVELOPMENT

The Ministry of Environment Water and agriculture declares that the digital coding done by its veterinary teams for camels participating in King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is to allocate a digital code for each camel to record their data in a private inventory stored in the ministrys database electronic chip.


CAMELS AND THEIR ROLES IN THE UNIFICATION OF KSA

Camels have a prestigious status for Arabs since they have a great role in trading and travelling through history.


THE KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINSTRATION PERMITS CANCELLATION OF FESTIVAL REGISTRATION

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration announces that there will be a chance for those who would like to cancel their registration for the Camel Beauty Contest via registration webpage starting from Sunday the 12th of November till the end of registration period on Thursday the 16th of November.


THE 2ND KING ABDDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL: GREEN DAHNA’

King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration is preparing to launch the initiative, “The Green Dahna’” that seeks to restore the natural green plant landscape of the Festival location and its surroundings.


CULTURAL AND TRADITIONAL EVENTS AT KING ABDDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration organizes several traditional events that contribute to highlighting the efforts of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, and His Crown Prince, Prince Mohamed bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz, the Deputy Premier and the General Supervisor of Camel Club, in consolidating cultural and national heritage.


THE FESTIVAL SPOKESPERSON: THURSDAY IS THE DEADLINE FOR CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST REGISTRATION

King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration has decided that the deadline for registration in the Camel Beauty Contest is on Thursday at midnight; a period that lasts for a month.


FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION ORGANIZES “GRANT US YOUR GRACE” EVENT

King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration organizes the "GRANT US YOUR GRACE" event to collect food leftover, to promote the awareness of camel owners, participants and visitors against extravagance, and to propagate the values of moderation on occasions.


FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION CALLS FOR ELECTRONIC REGISTERATION OF CAMEL FETCHING AND SUPPLIES TRADING AT AL-DAHNA BAZAAR

King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration calls for the electronic registration on the official Festival website, www.alaibilfestival.com, for those wishing to bring their camels to the festival location for the purposes of camel trade, auctions, traditional activities, parades and camel accessories at Al-Dahna Bazaar.


FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES JURY COMMITTEE MEMBERS OF KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST AWARD

The Spokesperson of the 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival, Mr. Sultan Al-Boqomi, declares that the Festival Administration announces the names of the jury for King Abdulaziz Camel Beauty Contest Award.


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL ADMINISTRATION THANKS PARTICIPANTS

The Second King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration would like to thank those who registered for Camel Beauty Contest Award. The total number of registered people are 1914 participating in (2385) activities in all categories.


KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL AS AN EFFECTIVE AGENT FOR SUSTAINING SAUDI HERITAGE AND THE RECOGNITION OF ITS NATIONAL VALUE

King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is an effective agent in sustaining Saudi heritage and promoting awareness of its national and beneficial value. The Festival pays attention to camel symbolic heritage such as practices, expressions, knowledge, skills, associated artefacts and cultural places.


THE ART TENT TRAINS VISITOR ON A’ARDAH AND SAND DRAWING IN THE SECOND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The 2nd King Abdulaziz Camel Festival organizes several activities to attract visitors to their heritage and culture.


SAUDI CAMEL BEAUTY CONTEST WELCOMES EMIRATI MAJAHIM (BLACK CAMELS)

Sheikh Fahad bin Falah bin Hithleen, the Chairman of Camel Club, announces the participation of Emirates in the forthcoming King Abdulaziz Camel Festival.


THE FESTIVAL SPOKESPERSON: HOWAIR THEATER INTRODUCES TRADITIONAL INFORMATION FOR KIDS

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival gives attention to theatre recognizing its importance as one of the strategies that contribute to child development and enhancing their educational, learning and moral values it does so through adopting ideas, games, and concepts from the folklore that provide children with skills and experiences that build their future character.


MORE THAN 38 THOUSAND CAMELS REGISTERED IN THE 2ND KING ABDULAZIZ CAMEL FESTIVAL

The King Abdulaziz Camel Festival Administration announces that the total number of the participants in the festival is 1914 from Saudi Arabia and GCC countries. The Festival Spokesperson, Mr. Sultan Al-Bogomi, declares that this year Festival has witnessed an unprecedent increase in the numbers of the participants. 1914 participants have registered electronically with 38303 camels in all categories.


CAMEL MILK: THE BEDOUIN MAIN FOOD RICH IN FAT AND PROTEIN‬‬‬‬

Camel milk is a rich source of protein. It is a complete diet that contains sufficient natural nutrients to sustain life with the absence of other sources of nutrition. It also contains high levels of potassium, magnesium, iron, manganese, copper, sodium, and zinc.