Has the U.A.E.’s earliest mosque been located in Al Ain? Archaeologists believe that they have located the site of a mosque which was built 1,000 years ago…
A warm welcome to Al Ain for guitarist Martyn Crocker, who arrived in the Garden City recently from Plymouth, England!
Hopefully, he’ll be performing live at a venue in Al Ain soon!
The area close to the foot of Jebel Hafeet has been settled since Neolithic times. The invention of the falaj irrigation system in the Iron Age allowed farmers to grow crops more extensively.
This video, produced by the Department of Culture and Tourism, shows that the narrow ‘falaj’ water channels are still in evidence in Al Ain’s oases to this day.
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The recent Spring Concert performance by the Al Ain Choral Society was directed by Stephen Aston.
Our thanks for the above video clip and photos go to Mutesasira Moses.