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January, 2021

  • 27 January

    Damask brocade … A famous handicraft all over the world

    Damascus, SANA- From more than five centuries ago, Damascus city has been famous worldwide for manufacturing brocade fabric which was globally named after Damascus city and it has been considered …

  • 23 January

    Syrian calligraphers take part in virtual conference on Arts of Arabic calligraphy in Iran

    Damascus, SANA-The Syrian participation in the first virtual “arts of Arabic calligraphy” conference of the countries of the Silk Road in Iran was characterized by bringing the works of the …

  • 23 January

    Archaeological treasures from Jabal al-Arab adorn Damascus National Museum

    Sweida , SANA – The antiquities of Jabal al-Arab which represent one of the pillars of unique Syrian civilizations, occupied an important place at Damascus National Museum where a separate …

  • 19 January

    Shamal … Ancient Syrian Aramaic kingdom whose monuments tell its greatness and achievements

    Damascus, SANA-The Aramean kingdoms in Syria has given this land a unique identity that printed all the civilizations which followed it because of its richness and comprehensiveness. Perhaps one of …

  • 12 January

    Twenty Four artists present a variety of works inspired by the heritage of Damascus at the cultural Center of Mezzah

    Damascus, SANA- “Damascus in the memory” was the title of an exhibition organized by the Arab Cultural Center in Mezzah for 24 plastic artists with the aim of reviving the …

  • 12 January

    A touch of hope … an educational and entertainment project for the children of the Orthodox orphanage in Homs

    Homs, SANA-Activities of the “Touch of Hope” project, organized by the Literary Association Supervising the Orthodox orphanage in Homs, kicked off on Tuesday with a support by the Department of …

  • 10 January

    Syrian cartoonist Yousef wins First Prize of International Oscar Festival, Croatia

    Damascus, SANA – Syrian cartoonist  Murhaf Yousef won the first prize in the 12nd International Oscar Festival in Croatia. Yousef cartoon portrays the worse distribution of resources among the peoples. …

  • 10 January

    Cartoonist Khalil wins special prize in international contest Fax for Peace, Italy

    Damascus, SANA- Syrian Cartoonist Raed Khalil won Honorable Prize in 24st edition of the international contest Fax for Peace in Italy which have witnessed a wide participation of cartoonists around the …

  • 3 January

    Art competition for young Syrian plastic artists in Germany

    Berlin, SANA- Takla Cultural Foundation in Germany has announced a competition for young artists in Syria for the year 2021. The works accepted in the competition will be exhibited in …

  • 1 January

    Funeral of late director Hatem Ali escorted to his final resting place in Damascus

    Damascus, SANA-The body of the late director Hatem Ali was buried on Friday at his final resting place in the Bab al-Saghir cemetery in Damascus, in the presence of a …