Ameen Rihani Organization
"My wish is to live without disliking anyone,
To love without being jealous of anyone,
To rise without being elevated over anyone, and
To advance without stepping on anyone or becoming envious of those above me"
Ameen Rihani, 1910
.: Rihani's Homes in Lebanon

Rihani's primary home in Lebanon was in Freike, North Metn, where he was born and where his father had built the family's home in the 1860s. He also resided for a short period of time in Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, during the 1920s:





Freike, North Metn, Lebanon
Rihani Residence, Ameen Rihani Street, Freike, Lebanon
(Rihani's home 1876-1888, 1897-1899, 1905-1911, 1932-1940)


Rihani's Home in Beirut, Lebanon
Sader (Rihani’s brother-in-law) Residence, 169 Clemeceau Street, Beirut, Lebanon
(Where Rihani stayed occasionally between 1924-1938)