Whoever Digs a Hole for His Fellow Man – Arabic Proverbs

Proverbs have always been words of wisdom uttered by our ancestors in an eloquent style. Whoever digs a hole for his fellow man [to fall into], falls into it himself. The proverb is used when someone tries to harm his fellow man but gets harmed himself.

By | 2017-03-18T04:48:23+00:00 June 22nd, 2015|Culture, Videos|0 Comments

Podcast: Guess Who’s Coming to Lunch (Part 3)

In this “Arab Street” podcast, titled “Guess Who’s Coming to Lunch” (Part 3), you will hear Ramzy interview Ustadhah Zainab on how to conclude your visit to an Arab family’s house for lunch, all the way until the moment you’re in the car.  You’ll discover such things as: What to expect after lunch (yes, there’s [...]

By | 2017-03-16T06:29:40+00:00 March 31st, 2014|Culture|0 Comments

Podcast: Guess Who’s Coming to Lunch (Part 2)

In this “Arab Street” podcast, titled “Guess Who’s Coming to Lunch” (Part 2), you will hear Ramzy interview Ustadhah Zainab on how to continue navigating your invitation to an Arab family’s house for lunch--from “tafaddalu” to “prayer tennis.” You’ll discover such things as: The many meanings of “tafaddalu.” Will you be sitting on the floor [...]

By | 2017-03-25T20:36:58+00:00 March 9th, 2014|Culture|0 Comments

Podcast: Guess Who’s Coming to Lunch

In this podcast, titled “Guess Who’s Coming to Lunch,” you will get to hear Ramzy interview Ustadhah Zainab on how to smoothly navigate being invited to an Arab family’s house for lunch--without making your foot the main course. You’ll discover such things as: The position of lunch in Arab culture. What to bring with you [...]

By | 2017-03-16T06:25:02+00:00 February 11th, 2014|Culture|0 Comments