Washing of the Ka'aba on Saturday
Prince Khalid al-Faysal bin Abd al-Aziz the Amir of Makkah will wash the Ka'aba on the first Saturday of the month of Sha'ban in conformity with the annual ritual....
Kingdom's grand mufti condemns Turkish soap operas
The grand mufti of Saudi Arabia, Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Asheikh, has condemned Turkish soap operas, which have charmed millions of people across the Arab world, and prohibi...
National Guard Religious Affairs Director Lauds Riyadh Youth Conference
National Guard Religious Affairs Director Dr. Ibrahim bin Muhammed Abu Aba lauded the ongoing Riyadh youth summit forum as one of the types of summer activities that can ...
Translation of Makkah sermons proposed
Members of the Shoura Council have called for the simultaneous translation of Friday sermons at the Grand Mosque in Makkah for the benefit of non-Arabic speaking worshipp...
Prophet's Mosque gets new umbrellas
As part of the on-going expansion of the Prophet's Mosque in Madina, five out of a total 182 new umbrellas were installed in its courtyard Sunday. This is in implementat...
Saudi Inter-Faith Conference Urges Global Anti-terrorism Pact
A Saudi-organized conference of the world's great religions Friday called for an international agreement to combat what it called terrorism, "a universal phenomenon that ...
Saudi Arabia turns Spain into meetimg place for global dialogue
Saudi Arabia turns Spain into meetimg place for global dialogue...
Text of the King's speech
"O mankind we have created you from a single (pair) of a male and a female, and made you into nations and tribes, that ye may know each other. Verily the most honored of ...
Attempts to impose views lead to conflicts: Al-Saffar
Sheikh Hassan Al-Saffar, a prominent Saudi Islamic scholar, expressed his hope that the World Conference on Dialogue in Madrid would help defeat instigators of wars and c...
Interfaith Dialog Schedule
The Saudi Gazette published the schedule for the International Interfaith Conference beginning today in Madrid. ...