Dubai Fountain at night

Dubai Fountain in Dubai, UAE.


Dubai Fountain – Dubai, UAE


Dubai Fountain – Dubai, UAE


Dubai Fountain – Dubai, UAE

January 2015 (7)


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The Dubai Fountain song list


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The Dubai Fountain song list

Dubai Fountain in Dubai, UAE.



The Dubai Fountain song list


Aa Bali Habibi by Elissa (Arabic)


Ain’t No Mountain High Enough (remix by Paul Epworth, presented by DHL) by Vula Malinga


All Night Long by Lionel Richie


Amvaj (Waves) by Bijan Mortazavi


Baba Yetu by Christopher Tin (Swahili, Civilization IV video game soundtrack)


Bassbor Al Fourgakom by Hussain Al Jasmi (Arabic, Emirati artist)


Baby Shark by Pinkfong


Butterfly Lovers’ Violin Concerto by Lu Siqing (Chinese, instrumental)


Con Te Partirò (Time to Say Goodbye) by Andrea Bocelli and Sarah Brightman (Italian)


Dhoom Thana by Vishal and Shekhar (Hindi)


Dubai Kawkar Aakhar (Dubai is another planet) by Rashed Al-Majed (created for 25th Dubai Shopping Festival)


Ensan Akthar by Abdul Majeed Abdullah


Enta Omri (You Are My Life) by Hossam Ramzy (Arabic, instrumental)


Ezel by Toygar Isikli (“Ezel” TV series’ theme song)


Flying Drum by Vertical Orchestra


From The New World * IV by Herbert von Karajan


Hello Tomorrow by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (composed by Christopher Tin)


Helwa Al Emarat by Majid Al Mohandes


Hero by Enrique Iglesias (Spanish)


I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston


I’ll be there for you by The Rembrandts (“Friends” theme)


I’ll Never Love Again by Lady Gaga


Inshed An Aldar (Ask About Home) (Arabic, Emirati song written for the the Burj Khalifa opening in 2010)


Ishtar Poetry by Furat Qaddouri (Arabic, isnstrumental)


Ishy Bilady – The UAE National Anthem


La Vie En Rose by Édith Piaf


Lana Allah by Mohammed Abdu


Lyubov’ Pohoyoaya Na Son by Alla Pugacheva (Russian)


Mission Impossible (remix) by The Lounge Crew


Mon Amour by Jihad Akl (Arabic, instrumental)


O Mio Babbino Caro by Kiri Te Kanawa (Italian)


Perfect by Ed Sheeran


Power by EXO (Korean)


Sama Dubai by Mehad Hamad (Arabic, a tribute to Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed, usually the first show of the day)


Shik Shak Shok by Hassan Abou El Seoud (Arabic)


Skyfall by Adele


Symphony No.9 in E Minor by Antonin Dvorak


The Centre of Now by Barbara Szymanska


The Magnificent Seven by The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra (main theme from “The Magnificent Seven”)


The Prayer by Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli


Thriller by Michael Jackson


Turandot/Act 3-Nessun Dorma by Luciano Pavarotti and John Alldis Choir


Twlht Ana Lsotak by Eida Al Menhali


Walk On The Wild Side (instrumental)


Wen Bie by Jacky Cheung (Chinese)



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Mar 24, 2016.


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Hope Probe and “Martian” buildings

The landmarks of United Arab Emirates  have been lighted up in red as UAE’s Hope Probe – after 7 months and covering 493.5 million km – will reach Mars on February 9, 2021 after 7.30 PM (UTC+4). The Hope Probe mission objective is to capture and study the atmosphere of the Red Planet.

In the photographs: Manar Mall in Ras al Khaimah and in Dubai: Opus by Omniyat building (designed by Zaha Hadid) in Business Bay, Dubai Opera in Downtown Dubai and Sheikh Zayed Road (SZR) towers.



February 2020


UAE landmarks light up in red for the Hope Probe mission to Mars


Impossible become possible – the UAE’s Hope Probe reaches Mars


Hope Probe – Impossible is nothing


See also:

Arabs to Mars


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Al Hai: DSF Lighting District

“Al Hai” light gallery at Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard at Downtown Dubai – in Dubai, UAE. The “Lighting District” presents traditional Emirati neighbourhood.

Light installations are the part of  Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) and are created by the artists (Emirati and UAE-based): Raghad Al Ali, Fatima Alawadhi, Eman Al Rahma, Rowdah Alsayegh, Ahmad Geaissa, Abdullah Khouri, Yara Manla.


Al Saha – the play space between Sikka.


Al Sikka – the network of alleys connecting houses in a traditional Emirati neighbourhood.


Al Majlis – a reception room in Emirati house.


Al Hewee – a traditional courtyard of an Emirati household.


Al Baqala – the neighbourhood convenience store.


Al Masjid – the Mosque.

January 18, 2021


See also:

Dubai Art: Chorus | Dandelions | Khalvat – Privacy | Colorful “ZOO” | Colorful “ZOO” II | Love Me | OPERA | Reflections of Dubai | Reopening | TogetherWild Kong

Dubai Festive | Dubai Festive at night


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