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Sunday, 25 February 2018
Away from its grand statues, the Egyptian Museum holds a fascinating collection of children's toys
Egypt's heritage is a field of rich folk culture, made possible by the life-sustaining Nile
This weekend marks a unique celebration of the country's folk heritage and the women who keep it alive
Wamda has been putting on weekly performances of shadow puppets and Egyptian aragouz puppets for over a decade, enthralling a new generation
On 3 January, a diverse selection of traditional crafts from the alumni of Art Jameel will be displayed at the British Council in Cairo
Ahram Online got a preview of El-Warsha’s troupe's latest project, Youm El-Qeiama (Doomsday), at the troupe's premises in downtown Cairo
The renowned artist Intesar Abdel-Fattah talks to Ahram Online about artistic initiatives to preserve Egyptian culture
Following relaunch of cultural activities at The Egyptian Society for Folk Traditions, Ahram Online interviewed Nawal El-Mesiri on the essence of folk heritage and its sustainability
The stick art, known as Tahtib, is a famous and ancient Egyptian folk art that is now taking on a modern twist
There is no counting the tricks up your sleeve
Translation: The sea is not muddied by a canal
He who does a favour should see it through
People are of different statuses
He who farms cannot be scared of the birds
God could give a knowledgeable man an ignorant son
God creates forty people who look the same
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