Weather of Arabia - The Saudi people celebrate two important days every year, which are the Saudi National Day and the Saudi Foundation Day. What is the difference between the two days and when do they celebrate them?
Saudi National Day
- It falls on September 23 every year
- The nation celebrates the anniversary of the unification of the Kingdom in 1351 AH - 1932 AD
- It was adopted by a royal decree issued by the founding King Abdulaziz Al Saud
- The name of the state was changed from “The Kingdom of Hijaz, Najd, and its annexes” to “The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.”
How long until the 93rd Saudi National Day?
Saudi Foundation Day
- It falls on February 22 every year
- The nation celebrates the anniversary of the founding of Saudi Arabia in 1139 AH - 1727 AD
- It was adopted by a royal decree issued by King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
- The first Saudi state was founded by Imam Muhammad bin Saud
How long until Saudi Founding Day?