Last Update 19:48
Folk
Ahram Online remembers the opening of Egypt's first opera house in the 19th century
The Egyptian Archive for Folk Life and Folk Tradition receives the Arab e-Content Award for e-Culture and Tourism 2013
Activists in Egypt's two largest cities call for Wednesday protests aimed at saving local historical landmarks from destruction
While fundamentalists have attacked other institutions in the Sinai Peninsula, they have not interfered in their work of Arish Folk Troupe to preserve local traditions
As Egypt celebrates Sinai Liberation Day on 25 April, Ahram Online takes a look at the desert peninsula's ancient traditions
In the heart of Islamic Cairo, thousands of Egyptians at Al-Hussein district celebrate the birth of the grandson of Prophet Mohamed
With an estimate 10 million members, Sufi orders are an under-reported influence in Egyptian life
Event will feature rare photos of region's most celebrated mosques, along with rare art dating back to the Umayyad Period
Handmade tapestry goes back for centuries, and the methodology of weaving has changed little over the years  
Ahram Online meets the copper-workers who make traditional ornaments by hand

1 Comment(s)
The death of the manager of Cafe Riche leaves the fate of the hundred-year-old landmark in the balance

1 Comment(s)
In one of the narrow streets of Khan El-Khalili, the craft of making the tarboush or fez survives to this day

Love, resistance, deep self-knowledge and many stories unfolded in the villages of Qena governorate last week

How Hamed El-Mousely transformed what is usually viewed as agricultural waste into useful, cheap and sustainable wood is inspirational

The hungry dreams of the bread market

Paradise without people is not worth going to

What can the beautician do to a miserable face?


© 2010 Ahram Online. Advertising