Deaf cultures and Sign Languages of the world: Bahrain (مملكة البحرين)

Created 10 April 2000, links updated monthly with the help of LinkAlarm.

Bahraini flagDavid Bar-TzurBahraini flag

map of Bahrain

Flag: World flag database.
Map: Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection.

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Note: A flag next to a link shows what language the website is in. If it is followed by this icon: (video camera: This links to a video), it is a video in that spoken language. If it is followed by this icon: Sign Language icon, it is in the sign language of that country. If a globe is followed by this hands icon, there is an animated text in International Gesture.

Artistic interpreting: Music, poetry, literature, and theater Assistive living devices البحريني لغة الأشارة (Bahraini Sign Language) البحريني لغة الأشارة (Bahraini Sign Language) dictionaries Deaf and employment
Deaf culture Deaf education & youth Deaf oppression & liberation Deaf sports & recreation

Artistic interpreting: Music, poetry, literature, and theater

DeafTODAY. (2005, March 3). Play invite for the disabled. Bahrain's disabled people are being invited to attend the top hit play Right Always Prevails tonight at the Sanabis Cultural Centre. A sign language interpreter will be working off-stage, so that deaf people may enjoy the 70-minute play.

Assistive living devices

DeafTODAY. (2004, January 28). Batelco's gesture for the deaf. More Bahrainis with hearing difficulties will soon be able to communicate by SMS text messages, thanks to a generous donation by Batelco. Batelco is giving 50 SMS phone extension units and 20 SMS-enabled text phones to the Labour and Social Affairs Ministry, to be donated in turn to customers with special hearing needs.

البحريني لغة الأشارة (Bahraini Sign Language)


منتديات مملكة البحرين - درس لغة الصم والبكم لسهولة التعـامــل وبالصور .. >> حيــاكم <<Bahraini flagSign Language icon

البحريني لغة الأشارة (Bahraini Sign Language) dictionaries

Bar-Tzur, D. Indigenous signs for cities: Bahrain.

Deaf and employment

DeafTODAY. (2003, October 12). Deaf girl, 22, lands dream job. A deaf and mute Bahraini girl has found a job doing what she likes best - working with computers, after a call for help through the GDN's letters page.

Deaf culture


عجيب! ورغم أن الأم رفضت هذا الاحتمال إلا أن الجدة عادت لتسأل ابنتها: لو جاءك طفل أصم هل ...

Deaf education & youth


Ministry of Education. Special education. "The Special Education Group takes also the responsibility of discovering other cases such as mentally retardation, deaf, speech defect, and blind in government schools and transferring them to the specialized institutions and centers supported by the Ministry."

أطفال الخليج ذوي الإحتياجات الخاصة

تفوق غير مسبوق يحققه مركز الأمير سلطان لتنمية السمع والنطق في البحرين

هذه قصتي ... [الأرشيف] - ملتقى التطوع العربي

Deaf oppression & liberation

مرحبا بك في تربية نت.

Deaf sports & recreation