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JEDDAH WEEKEND REFLECTIONS

TRADITIONAL MENSWEAR SHOP WINDOW THE BEAUTIFUL SHERATON JEDDAH HOTEL ON THE CORNICHE LARGER THAN LIFE INCENSE BURNER IN MALL ENJOYED THIS POST?  SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO – WEEKEND REFLECTIONS   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2021/04/jeddah-weekend-reflections.html

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SCENES FROM AL BALAD

TRADITIONAL SAUDI DRESS & MAN WITH HENNAED BEARD SHOPKEEPER SELLING INCENSE & PERFUMES, WAITING FOR CUSTOMERS BULK OUD & FRANKINCENSE, PERFUMES & CREAMS MOSQUE IN THE DISTANCE SHOP WINDOW DISPLAY OF MIDDLE EASTERN WARES AL BALAD IS THE OLDEST SECTOR … Continue reading

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WEEKEND ROUNDUP – LETTER “I”

STARTS WITH “I” – INCENSE BURNERS “ICE” LAND MALL IN JEDDAH A “FAVORITE” – ICE CREAM (THIS PHOTO WAS IN AN ART EXHIBITION IN JEDDAH.  SORRY I DON’T KNOW THE NAME OF THE PHOTOGRAPHER.) ANOTHER FAVORITE “ICE CREAM” PHOTO ME … Continue reading

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Jeddah Old Town Door and Giant Incense

Shots taken in Al Balad, the oldest sector of the city of Jeddah.  LINKING TO – THROUGH MY LENS   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/11/jeddah-old-town-door-and-giant-incense.html

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Jeddah – More Giant Incense Burners

Here are some more examples of giant incense burners in a mall here in Jeddah. As you can imagine, the malls smell really good here! LINKING TO –    THROUGH MY LENS   TUESDAY’S TREASURES    from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/10/jeddah-more-giant-incense-burners.html

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Jeddah – Incense, Oud and Bakhoor

This post offers more pics of Saudi’s incense culture.  Above is a large sculpture of an incense burner in my city of Jeddah.  Jeddah is home to many sculptures of ordinary objects that are turned into gigantic sized works of … Continue reading

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Jeddah Incense in Malls

Walking around the beautiful malls in Saudi Arabia can be very pleasing to the senses, as it is very common practice for businesses to burn incense to attract customers.  Incense is a big part of Arab culture. There are many … Continue reading

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Selling Good Smells in Jeddah

 A crowded little shop in Jeddah that sells things that smell good – incense, perfumes, oud.   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/10/selling-good-smells-in-jeddah.html

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Very Arabian Housewares

Incense burners and elegant elongated teapots are common items found in houseware stores here in Saudi Arabia.   from Blogger http://susieofarabia.blogspot.com/2020/09/very-arabian-housewares.html

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Jeddah Oud Business

There are many shops in Jeddah that just sell oud and perfumes, like this one.  It’s common for the business to advertise by burning samples of their incense in an oversized incense burner outside to attract customers. Oud is a … Continue reading

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