Known historically as Al Maqar (the Headquarters), the Royal Hashemite Court (RHC) is considered the political and administrative link between His Majesty King Abdullah II and the Constitutional Authorities
Jordan’s history dates back to the Stone Age, which started around 1.5 million years ago
The Jordanian flag, in its current form, was adopted in 1922. It is inspired, in shape and colours, by the Great Arab Revolt banner.
The Hashemites are named after Hashem, the great grandfather of Prophet Mohammad (peace be upon him) from the Mecca-based tribe of Quraysh.