The Zay Initiative, now also available online, preserves Arab culture through the collection, documentation and exhibition of over 800 traditional costumes from several countries.
In an era of on-screen entertainment,a simple glove puppet named Aragoz still lures Egyptian audiences with comic sketches showing how wits and skill can defeat the thuggish and corrupt.
The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has unveiled a wide range of events, exhibitions and workshops taking place this January as part of its Al Ain Cultural Programme.
The Heritage Village established in the Global Village saw a large number of Emiratis who attended the semi-finals of the ongoing Youlah Championship and cast their vote to nominate the winners for third and fourth places.
UAE residents and tourists have opportunities to learn about Indonesian history and culture as the Sharjah Institute for Heritage (SIH) opened the doors of the decades-old Bait Sheikh Sultan Bin Saqer Al Qasimi Al Gharbi House in Rolla on Tuesday evening for the “Republic of Indonesia Heritage Week.”
Millions worldwide may have seen the desert fortress in the hit fantasy series 'Game of Thrones,' but few know they can actually visit the site; the Moroccan village of Ait-Ben-Haddou.
The Republic of Bulgaria is organising a series of cultural activities, as part of “The World Heritage Weeks Programme”, organised by the Sharjah Institute for Heritage. The event aims to honour the culture and diversity of Bulgaria’s vast heritage and to spread knowledge of its importance for future generations.
The Republic of Bulgaria will organise a series of cultural activities and events starting on Tuesday in Sharjah, as part of “The World Heritage Weeks Programme.” The event aims to honour the culture and diversity of Bulgaria’s vast heritage and to spread knowledge of its importance for future generations.
American University of Sharjah’s (AUS) campus was abuzz on March 10, with colours, music and traditional dress as the university community and the public celebrated the opening of AUS Global Day, the university’s most popular annual cultural event.
His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, stated during his speech at the “The Arabic Language in the African Continent” symposium , held at Dr Sultan Al Qasimi Centre, that the continent of Africa contains a great culture and heritage, including the Arabic language and Islamic culture and an ocean of arts and historical manuscripts.