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Al-Hakawati profession is mini theater to present sermons, good values

Damascus, SANA_ Al-Hakawati is a storyteller whose profession is to spellbind his audience with his eloquent stories and tales. Not anyone could be a storyteller, it requires rhetoric, fluency, narrative …

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Al-Hakawati: Folklore and tradition from the past

Damascus, SANA – Storyteller (al-Hakawati) and poetry reciter have a long history in Damascus. This type of performing art was part of its culture and its cafes long time ago. …

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