Janadriyah festival is a valuable opportunity to promote Saudi cultural heritage in the whole world. This festival began last Thursday in Janadriyah located in Saudi obviously. This festival reflects unique culture, tradition and replica of every region of Saudi Arabia’s kingdom. This festival can be called as folk market of Saudi Arabia Kingdom, in which there is a colourful display of traditional schools, folk games, and old tales which reveals the simplicity and the graciousness of Saudi Arabia, as a culture and as a society.
In this cultural and regional folk market, Saudi Arabia exhibits their urban heritage through the identity of their region and handicrafts, folk dishes and museums through shops and workshops of each craftsman from their own region. Everything shown in the market is displayed in a panoramic way by concerning the depth of heritage in one place. More than 300 handicrafts are represented in this festival wherein each handicraft presented in the festival is a true replica of each region according to their mechanisms and their own speciality.
In this festival, for the first time Al Warraq, a handicraft variety which is made by artisans using thread, needle, scissors and glue was also put up for display. This handicraft is specialised for binding of books and their preservation. This time, in this festival women will also participate and show their special designs and work to the people. In this festival, there is display of Mutawa (traditional teacher) and his students in a courtyard. There is another centre also which will show the traditional farming and the means that were used at the time of their work. At last, through this festival Saudi Arabia has the opportunity to show their diversity in their cultural heritage.
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