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January, 2018

  • 17 January

    Decorations of contrast colors inside portraits represent artist Ahmed’s own touch

    Damascus, SANA- The artistic style of artist Salam Ahmed is formed in a simplified way of painting portraiture using an overlap of the decoration in explicit colors in the background …

  • 13 January

    Syrian National Symphony Orchestra celebrates silver jubilee next Monday at Dar al-Assad for Culture and Arts  

    Damascus, SANA – The Syrian National Symphony Orchestra is preparing a special musical performance conducted by Maestro Misak Baghbudarian to celebrate its 25th anniversary. The silver jubilee event will be …

  • 13 January

    Arab Writers Union expresses firm stance in support of unity of Syrian soil       

    Damascus, SANA – Secretary General of the Arab Writers Union (AWU), Habib al-Sayegh, affirmed the firm stance of the Union in support of the unity of Syrian soil and the …

  • 12 January

    Palmyra city in spotlight of visual documentation of Syria’s archeological sites project

    Daraa, SANA – Ten years have passed since the visual documentation of Syria’s archaeological sites project was first launched and the voluntary work team have completed the documentation of 70 …

  • 11 January

    Damascus Educational Library opens with over 100,000 books

    Damascus, SANA-Ministry of Education inaugurated on Thursday the Damascus Educational Library in al-Qusour neighborhood in the city of Damascus. The Library includes more than 100,000 books which contents vary from …

  • 11 January

    “Music, Therapy and Culture” lecture on music role in curing many types of diseases

    Damascus, SANA – A lecture entitled “Music, Therapy and Culture” reviewed an experience in music therapy and the healing power of music and its role in improving cognitive ability, reducing …

  • 10 January

    A six-meter mural adorns Damascus’s Dar al-Salam School-VIDEO

    Damascus, SANA- Expressing love for homeland and life, the Rhythm of Life team has executed a mural on the wall of Dar al-Salam School in Damascus. This mural is the seventh …

  • 9 January

    “Fairuz, Salute from Damascus” art exhibition by artist Osama Jahjah

    Damascus, SANA – An exhibition titled “Fairuz, Salute from Damascus” by artist Osama Jahjah was opened on Tuesday at the Art House in Damascus. The exhibition, which runs until Jan …

  • 7 January

    Syrian film “On the Roof of Damascus” to participate in Oued Noun Cinema Festival in Morocco

    Damascus, SANA – Syrian film “On the Roof of Damascus” by director al-Mohannad Kalthoum will participate in Oued Noun Cinema Festival along with 46 Arab and foreign films. The seventh …

  • 6 January

    Mahardah Charity Society holds art and handicrafts exhibition

    Hama, SANA –An exhibition titled “Joy and Peace” was held in the town of Mahardah on Saturday, organized by Mahardah Charity Society. The exhibition showcased artwork by 30 young talents …