Al-Ghouri Dome Creativity Center to celebrate Islamic New Year on Aug. 1

Mon, 01 Aug 2022 - 11:27 GMT

Several religious chanting troupes will participate in the celebration.

Qubbat Al-Ghoury Creativity Center to host “Rituals of Highness” Sufi concert on Nov. 14

Sun, 14 Nov 2021 - 01:50 GMT

The show is inspired by various Sufi poems from the heritage.

Egyptian Moulouya Sufi Band to perform on May 27

Sun, 26 May 2019 - 11:40 GMT

The Opera House, headed by Magdy Saber, concludes its Ramadan program with an evening for the Egyptian Moulouya band, led by vocalist/reciter Amer el-Touny.

Yassin al-Tohamy to perform in Cairo Opera House on May 25

Thu, 23 May 2019 - 01:10 GMT

Tohamy will present a selection of the most famous praise and religious songs.

Numerous cultural, artistic events to be held on May 16

Thu, 16 May 2019 - 01:39 GMT

On Ramadan 11, a number of cultural and artistic events will be held in Cairo Opera House,heritage parks and cultural centers.

Egyptian Project band to perform on Dec.26

Sat, 22 Dec 2018 - 11:47 GMT

The Egyptian Project band will perform in a concert at one of Sheikh Zayed Theaters , on Wednesday, December 26 at 10:30 p.m.

Cairo Steps to embark on tour in Egypt

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 - 02:32 GMT

Cairo Opera House, headed by Magdy Saber, in cooperation with the German Embassy, is organizing a tour for the Egyptian-German music band.

Moroccan band Ibn Arabi to perform live in Cairo Oct. 29

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 - 10:32 GMT

The Moroccan band promised their Egyptian fans a lot of religious and spiritual musical compositions, illustrating the Sufi attire.

Flamenca Cairo: spending a Hispano-oriental musical night

Wed, 01 Aug 2018 - 01:24 GMT

The live musical performance stirred loud cheers and applauses by eager audience.

Ines Abdel Dayem receives German Jazz Music Award at Berlin ceremony

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 - 11:37 GMT

Minister of Culture Ines Abdel Dayem receivedon April 19 the German Jazz Music Award that went to Egyptian-German ensemble Cairo Steps.

Turkey's dervishes whirl for Rumi anniversary

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 - 07:18 GMT

Arms crossed over their hearts, hands resting on their shoulders, the dervishes start their dance.

In pictures: Mawlid al-Nabawi celebration with Jafari tariqa

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 - 07:43 GMT

Young and old, rich and poor, scholars and laymen all came together to express their love for God’s final messenger and remember his “seerah”, or biography.

Why do Muslims celebrate Mawlid al-Nabawi?

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 06:01 GMT

While extremists are vehemently against any such celebration, the overwhelming majority of Muslims take part in one form or another.

Forbidden acts: Islam vs. terrorism

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 - 09:34 GMT

While those who have carried out this attack claim to do so in the name of Islam, it is Islam’s tenets that they transgress.

Egypt is only option for Mawlid al-Nabawi

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 - 08:35 GMT

Sufis dress in colorful clothing and energetically parade through the streets performing “dhikr” (remembrance of God).

Prophet Muhammad’s birthday to be celebrated Dec. 1

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 - 03:54 GMT

Dar al-Iftaa announced that Rabi’ al-Awwal will start November 20, adding that the Mawlid al-Nabawi will take place December 1.

Looperia to perform at Oufuqy Music Forum

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 - 09:01 GMT

Looperia will perform at the 6th Oufuqy Music Forum on October 24 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m at Jesuits Cultural Center in Alexandria.

Rawhanyat to stage El-Goumherya with collection of Sufi songs

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 10:00 GMT

Sufi band "Rawhanyat" will be staging El-Goumherya Theater in Cairo to display a collection of their Sufi recitals on Friday.

Bibliotheca Alexandrina offers courses on Sufi manuscript editing

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 - 12:00 GMT

The Bibliotheca Alexandrina will be holding several advanced courses on Sufi book editing in November.

A Sufi night to be held at Al Rab3

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 - 01:06 GMT

A Sufi Night is to be held at El Rab3 Cultural center on Friday, August 25.