Search Result
" Esna"

13 results

Heritage - Walks
10/5/2023 1:46:53 PM
Ahram Online joined the first heritage walk in the historic Upper Egyptian city of Esna, witnessing firsthand the local proverb that "the habra (traditional women's head and body scarf) is big enough for 10," which reflects the generosity of Esna’s people.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/5/2023 10:07:44 AM
The Egyptian-German archaeological mission uncovered more original reliefs and engravings on the walls and the ceilings of Esna Temple in Luxor that depict astro-theological scenes, including gods and goddesses that represent celestial bodies and a zodiac.

Heritage - Heritage special
10/2/2023 1:44:29 PM
Egypt celebrated World Tourism Day last week by sharing VISIT-Esna project as a successful model of Value Investment in Sustainable Integrated Tourism (VISIT).

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
3/19/2023 6:41:58 PM
Egypt’s first complete Zodiac was uncovered on the ceiling of the Temple of Esna in Luxor governorate during restoration work carried out by an Egyptian-German expedition.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
5/13/2022 5:25:26 PM
The Egyptian-German archaeological mission has uncovered original reliefs and engravings on the walls and ceilings of Temple of Esna in Luxor, Upper Egypt during ongoing restoration work.

Business - Economy
2/2/2022 9:09:40 PM
The US government, through the US Agency for International Development (USAID), and Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities launched on Tuesday the Esna Tourism Promotion Campaign in Luxor to support Egypt’s tourism sector.

Multimedia -
9/7/2021 7:42:53 PM
The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has embarked on a major project to restore the temples of Luxor, Karnak, Dendara, and Esna

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
8/31/2021 9:58:24 PM
The Upper Egyptian town of Esna is back in the limelight with the opening of the Wekalet Al-Geddawi and the development of the old city market

Antiquities -
8/29/2021 2:27:52 PM
Wakalet Al-Geddawy is a caravansary built in 1792 to store trade goods and lodge traveling merchants

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
11/5/2020 4:12:00 PM
The mission's work began in 2018, but was disrupted due to the coronavirus outbreak

Egypt - Politics
8/4/2017 11:24:03 AM
The attack took place when police manning the checkpoint, located in the Esna area, attempted to stop a passing car

Heritage - Heritage special
7/2/2015 5:59:17 PM
Egypt bid farewell to its Munshid (Sufi Chanter) Icon, Ahmed Ebrin (1938-2015), in a grand funeral that escorted him to his final destination, Al-Deir village, Esna governorate

Heritage - Islamic
9/11/2014 4:57:01 PM
An archaeological committee is to inspect the damages occurred at Al-Emari mosque in the Upper Egyptian town of Esna after being subjected to blaze.