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The musical band was founded by Nour Nageh, a Sufi devotee who wanted to share Sufi religious music with a wider audience
In the first episode in a Ramadan series on Inspiring Women of Egypt and the Arab World, Ahram Online attended a unique exhibition reviewing 21 important women
Tension over land claims in Tunis Village, in Fayoum, have led local potters to shut down operations in solidarity with villagers
“I’ve spent 60 years making people laugh” says Saber El-Masry, sheikh of Aragouz Players, speaking on his latest award from the UAE's Al-Sharka’ Heritage Institute
Sham El-Nessim has been celebrated by Egyptians since ancient times, regardless of religious background or social status. Ahram Online republishes this short history of the holiday
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Egypt's first independent theatre troupe turned 30 this week
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
The 1940s masterpiece will be performed at Falaki Theatre on Sunday
This weekend marks a unique celebration of the country's folk heritage and the women who keep it alive
While Egypt yet strives for women's right to proper education, let alone higher education, Ahram Online celebrates the woman behind the founding of Cairo University
Wamda has been putting on weekly performances of shadow puppets and Egyptian aragouz puppets for over a decade, enthralling a new generation
‘Flowers,’ written and performed by Ahmed Shoukry, is the voice of the marginalised majority trapped by their own silence in the face of ugliness
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 festival featured the handicrafts that make the town a local treasure and a sponsor with a high sense of social responsibility
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