By: Momina and Khadijah
Main Facts About Saudi Arabia!
Climate In Saudi Arabia!
In Winter, the temperature is between (8-20 degrees C). In Spring and Autumn, the temperature average is 29 degrees C.
The percentage of the muslims living in Saudi Arabia is very large but, there are many other citizens who have different religions as well, such as Christians, Hindus and Jews. Muslims all over the world travel to a place called Makkah in Saudi Arabia. Makkah is the most holiest place in the world to muslims. There, they walk around the Kaaba 7 times and pray to god. The Kaaba is known as the house of god to muslims. In Saudi Arabia, there are only 2 holidays; Eid' ul- Fitr and Eid' ul- Adha.
Men wear a cloth called the thawab; Its a long ankle-length shirt. Over that, they wear a full-length cloak. Men also wear a cotton cloth on their head called a ghutra. Women wear a long cloak called an abaya, over their pretty dresses. Women have to wear a scarf at all times in Saudi Arabia! The language of Saudi Arabia is Arabic.