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April, 2019

  • 23 April

    Syria participates in 32nd Tehran International Book Fair

    Tehran, SANA- The 32nd Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF) was opened on Tuesday in Tehran under the title “Reading is an Ability”  with the participation of publishers from several states …

  • 23 April

    Church of Saint John the Baptist…deep-rooted history, unique architectural style

    Homs, SANA- With its charming historical icons, Church of Saint John the Baptist in Qattina town, Homs southwestern countryside, attracts its visitors through its ancient stones, dating back to hundreds …

  • 23 April

    Sultan al-Atrash cultural festival kicks off in Sweida province

    Sweida, SANA- The 5th Sultan al-Atrash Festival on Monday started activities through a bunch of artistic and documentary exhibitions, poetry evenings and cinema screenings. The Arab Cultural Center hosted the …

  • 16 April

    Al-Cham International Festival for Arabian Horses kicks off

    Damascus, SANA – On occasion of Evacuation Day, Syria’s Independence Day, Al-Cham International Festival for Arabian Horses kicked off its activities on Tuesday evening at the old Fairgrounds in Damascus. …

  • 14 April

    Five thousand archeological sites reflect Homs wide cultural diversity

    Homs, SANA- Homs central province enjoys  a wide cultural diversity as it embraces about five thousand archeological sites which have been the fruit of tens of successive civilizations. The archeological …

  • 13 April

    Syrian cultural exhibition held in Budapest

    Budapest, SANA – A Syrian cultural center was held in the Hungarian capital Budapest, organized by the Syrian Embassy in Austria and the Pazmany Peter Catholic University in Budapest. The …

  • 12 April

    Monastery of saint Moses…destination for prayer and contemplation

    Damascus, SANA_ There, on a plateau about 1320 meters above sea level, Deir Mar Musa al-Habashi (The monastery of saint Moses the Abyssinian), is located in a scene calling the …

  • 12 April

    Damascene Hammams… ancient heritage and beloved social rituals

    Damascus, SANA_ Damascus is famous of its ancient Hammams (public baths), which still preserve within their alleys tales of the past and a beloved social rituals. The architects raced to …

  • 11 April

    Model of the ancient Temple of Bel in Damascus

    Damascus, SANA- A model of the roof of Temple of Bel’s mihrab , which was destroyed by Daesh (ISIS) terrorists in August 2015, arrived in Damascus National Museum on Thursday. …

  • 10 April

    A reception marking Foundation Day of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations

    Damascus, SANA- The Indian Embassy in Damascus on Tuesday held a reception ceremony marking the Foundation Day of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) at the Damascus-based Dama Rose …