Islamic calligraphy carries a lot of importance for Muslims across the globe. Owing to its importance and growing demand, Islamic calligraphy is taught as a subject in Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Libya, and Pakistan.
Prominent scientists and health activists from over ten countries worldwide gathered on the second day of the 7th Science and Technology Exchange Program (STEP) on Thursday to address "Scientific and Technological Collaboration Facing Coronavirus Challenge."
In sunny days, natural light pours into the Beaux-Arts facade of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and bounces off the white marble of ancient Greek statues. Young artists patiently sketch the immortal contours in the undying tradition of mimesis as millions of curious eyes wander past in the search of visions that, whether made in the last month or 5,000 years ago, may change them for a lifetime, fulfilling the great human need to exercise the aesthetic mind.
The Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) proclaimed 2019 year of heritage in the Islamic world in application of the resolution of the Tenth Islamic Conference of Culture Ministers.
Secretary General of World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought (WFPIST) Ayatollah Mohsen Araki invited Ahmed el-Tayeb, Sheikh of al-Azhar, to the 31st International Islamic Unity Conference (IUC).