Arabic Stories


The Rainbow Serpent

The Rainbow Serpent

Language: Arabic/English  Origin: Australia

Long ago in the Dreamtime a group of Aboriginals were out hunting. After many hours, they grew tired and decided to rest and as they sat around, telling stories and warming their hands by the fire, one of them looked up… 

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The Girl Who Loved Roses

The Girl Who Loved Roses

Language: Arabic/English  Origin: Morocco

Many beautiful flowers grew in the park. There were lilies, carnations, violets, tulips, and many more besides…

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The Little Beggar

The Little Beggar

Language: Arabic/English  Origin: Iraq

There was, in the city of Basra, when the evening was falling, a rosy glow upon the buildings around the central bazaar…

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The Prince and The Honest Girl

The Prince and The Honest Girl

Language: Arabic/English  Origin: Saudi Arabia

A long time ago, there was a young Prince who wanted very much to find a wife…

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Joha and His Donkey

Joha and His Donkey

Language: Arabic/English  Origin: Saudi Arabia

One day, Joha was riding upon his donkey on the way to market. Joha’s son walked beside the donkey, holding the reins and talking with his father…

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The Princess and the Golden Ball

The Princess and the Golden Ball

Language: Arabic/English  Origin: Iraq

Once there was a beautiful princess who lived with her father in a huge palace. Although the princess was very beautiful she was also very selfish and conceited…

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