Culture & Traditions

Musician on drum

‘Arab culture’ is a broad term which describes a common framework of values and beliefs that define a way of life and a way of viewing the world which is common to all people of Arabic speaking backgrounds, irrespective of their religion and ethnic diversity (refer Who is Arabic?).

Arab culture refers to basic values and beliefs around the topics covered in this section, and the role of religion. These cross national, social, ethnic and religious boundaries.  Arabic language and communication is an important part of the culture.