Jordan Marks Its 100 Years of State Foundation

Published April 12th, 2021 - 04:39 GMT

Jordan celebrated, Sunday its centennial of the foundation of the Jordanian state upon the arrival of the late King Abdullah I in Maan in November 1920.

King Abdullah and Crown Prince Hussein on Sunday visited the Royal Cemetery at the Royal Hashemite Court alongside Princes Hassan Bin Talal, Feisal Bin Al Hussein, Ali Bin Al Hussein, Hamzeh Bin Al Hussein, Hashim Bin Al Hussein, Talal Bin Muhammed, Ghazi Bin Muhammed and Rashid Bin El Hassan.

Jordan was decorated two days ago with national flags; as the Kingdom's landmarks were lighted in blue color.

Moreover, world countries have joined the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan in its celebrations. The UAE lightened Burj Khalifa with the Jordanian flag.

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Jordan celebrates state's centennial

King Abdullah II, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces - Arab Army, tours the Martyrs' Square which was decorated with 3,082 Jordanian flags, the number of martyrs since the founding of the state. (Twitter/ @RHC)

Jordan celebrates state's centennial

King Abdullah II bestows the Order of the State Centennial on the nation’s martyrs in appreciation of their sacrifices. (Twitter/ @RHC)

Jordan celebrates state's centennial

King Abdullah II accompanied by His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein, visits the Martyr’s Memorial in remembrance of martyrs’ sacrifices to the nation as it marks its centennial. (Twitter/ @RHC)

Jordan celebrates state's centennial

King Abdullah II, Crown Prince Al Hussein, and TRH Princes El Hassan bin Talal, Feisal bin Al Hussein, Ali bin Al Hussein, Hamzah bin Al Hussein, Hashim bin Al Hussein, Talal bin Muhammed, Ghazi bin Muhammed, Rashid bin El Hassan visit the tomb of HM the late King Talal. (Twitter/ @RHC)

Jordan celebrates state's centennial

Jordanian roads decorated with national flag on Jordan's state's centennial. (Twitter)

Jordan celebrates state's centennial

The Greater Amman Municipality decorated the Abdoon Bridge in the national flag colors. (Twitter)

Jordan celebrates state's centennial

The Greater Amman Municipality's building lightened in blue to mark state's centennial. (Twitter)

Jordan celebrates state's centennial

Burj Khalifa lights up in the Jordanian flag to marks 100 years of Kingdom's foundation. (Twitter)

Jordan celebrates state's centennial

King Abdullah II, HRH Crown Prince Al Hussein, and TRH Princes El Hassan bin Talal, Feisal bin Al Hussein, Ali bin Al Hussein, Hamzah bin Al Hussein, Hashim bin Al Hussein, Talal bin Muhammed, Ghazi bin Muhammed, Rashid bin El Hassan visit the tomb of HM the late King Hussein. (Twitter/ @RHC)

Jordan celebrates state's centennial
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
King Abdullah II, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces - Arab Army, tours the Martyrs' Square which was decorated with 3,082 Jordanian flags, the number of martyrs since the founding of the state. (Twitter/ @RHC)
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
King Abdullah II bestows the Order of the State Centennial on the nation’s martyrs in appreciation of their sacrifices. (Twitter/ @RHC)
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
King Abdullah II accompanied by His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein, visits the Martyr’s Memorial in remembrance of martyrs’ sacrifices to the nation as it marks its centennial. (Twitter/ @RHC)
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
King Abdullah II, Crown Prince Al Hussein, and TRH Princes El Hassan bin Talal, Feisal bin Al Hussein, Ali bin Al Hussein, Hamzah bin Al Hussein, Hashim bin Al Hussein, Talal bin Muhammed, Ghazi bin Muhammed, Rashid bin El Hassan visit the tomb of HM the late King Talal. (Twitter/ @RHC)
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
Jordanian roads decorated with national flag on Jordan's state's centennial. (Twitter)
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
The Greater Amman Municipality decorated the Abdoon Bridge in the national flag colors. (Twitter)
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
The Greater Amman Municipality's building lightened in blue to mark state's centennial. (Twitter)
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
Burj Khalifa lights up in the Jordanian flag to marks 100 years of Kingdom's foundation. (Twitter)
Jordan celebrates state's centennial
King Abdullah II, HRH Crown Prince Al Hussein, and TRH Princes El Hassan bin Talal, Feisal bin Al Hussein, Ali bin Al Hussein, Hamzah bin Al Hussein, Hashim bin Al Hussein, Talal bin Muhammed, Ghazi bin Muhammed, Rashid bin El Hassan visit the tomb of HM the late King Hussein. (Twitter/ @RHC)