Bibliotheca Alexandrina

BA’s Museum of Antiquities organizes ‘Draw & Search’ competition

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 02:00 GMT

This year's competition revolves around the goddess "Isis", the goddess of motherhood and fertility in ancient Egypt.

BA organizes hieroglyphics training courses for teachers of Egypt’s primary schools

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 03:41 GMT

The courses aim to provide primary school social studies teachers with scientific developments in the fields of the ancient Egyptian language.

Egypt’s Bibliotheca Alexandrina launches program to teach hieroglyphics for primary school teachers

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:45 GMT

These courses mainly aim to provide primary school social studies teachers with scientific development in the two fields of the ancient Egyptian language and getting acquainted with the latest scientific theories that contribute to supporting the educational process to raise the academic and intellectual level of students.

New archaeological discovery in Luxor to be announced from Bibliotheca Alexandrina on April 10

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 02:39 GMT

Director of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Mostafa El-Feki announced that Zahi Hawass Center for Egyptology in the Library will announce a new archaeological discovery in Habu City in Luxor, in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, on April 10.

ET reviews cultural, artistic events of the day

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 04:03 GMT

On April 4, numerous cultural and artistic events will be held in various cultural centers.

‘Upper Egypt Is Changing’ conference to be held in Bibliotheca Alexandrina on April 5

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 12:02 GMT

"Upper Egypt Is Changing" conference will be opened by Minister of Local Development Mahmoud Shaarawi and Minister of Social Solidarity Nevin Kabbaj.

Bibliotheca Alexandrina celebrates Tharwat Okasha’s centennial on April 1

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 10:36 GMT

On April 1, Bibliotheca Alexandrina is organizing an intellectual meeting entitled "Tharwat Okasha - Between Politics & Culture".

Bibliotheca Alexandrina holds webinar celebrating International Day of Happiness on March 31

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 02:16 GMT

The United Nations celebrates the International Day of Happiness in March of every year, acknowledging the importance of the pursuit of happiness, while defining public policy paths to achieve sustainable development, eradicate poverty, and provide well-being for all people.

BA’s Arts Center celebrates centenary of late Tharwat Okasha on April 1

Sun, 21 Mar 2021 - 02:04 GMT

The concert will also witness the participation of the flute soloist and Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem.

Hussein Abdel Basir denies existence of burial chamber at Pyramid of Cheops

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 02:26 GMT

Egyptologist and Director of the Museum of Antiquities of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Hussein Abdel-Basir commented on the findings of Egyptologist Chris Naunton.

‘Egypt is Changing’ conference to be held in Bibliotheca Alexandrina on March 10

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 03:55 GMT

The conference deals with development projects adopted by the state to change the quality of life in the Egyptian society.

ET reviews cultural, artistic events of the day

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 11:46 GMT

A number of artistic and cultural events will take place on March 7.

Egypt’s BA hosts ‘An English Musical Evening for Strings’ on Feb. 27

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 03:54 GMT

Orchestra of the Arts Center of the BA's Cultural Communication Sector presents a concert under the title "An English Musical Evening for Strings" led by Maestro Nair Nagy on February 27 at 7 p.m.

‘Impact of Egyptian Civilization on Greek Civilization’ lecture to be held in Egypt’s SCC on Feb. 24

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 03:50 GMT

On February 24, the History and Antiquities Committee of the Supreme Council of Culture is organizing a lecture entitled “The Impact of Egyptian Civilization on Greek Civilization”, at 12 p.m. in the Supreme Council of Culture’s Main Hall.

‘A Reading in Arab-Russian Relations’ workshop launched in BA on Feb. 21

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 03:02 GMT

A workshop entitled "A Reading in Arab-Russian Relations" was launched at the BA Strategic Studies Center on February 21, with the participation of experts and specialists from Egypt, Russia and Morocco.

Bibliotheca Alexandrina presents online lectures on Arab heritage

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 05:23 GMT

The lecture deals with the origins of the scientific method used by the Muslim Arabs in the Greek civilization.

Al-Sennari House hosts ‘Ladies Accessories’ workshop on Feb. 9, 16, 23

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 02:32 GMT

The activities of a free workshop to learn the art of "Ladies' Accessories" will be launched on February 3 at the ancient Al-Sennari House in Sayeda Zeinab. Al-Sennari House is affiliated to the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

Luxor Culture Palace holds ‘Role of Libraries in Culture Awareness’ lecture

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 - 02:56 GMT

On January 25, Hager El-Adasat Culture Palace affiliated to the Luxor Culture Palace held a lecture entitled "The Role of Libraries in Cultural Awareness."

Bibliotheca Alexandrina publishes 1st children's story in Arabic about underwater heritage

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 03:02 GMT

The Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina’s Academic Research Sector published a children's story entitled "The Adventures of a Sailor and the Star of the Sea".

“Leading Life” webinar to be broadcast online on Jan. 17

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 02:33 GMT

The Library Sector at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina is organizing an interactive online lecture (webinar) entitled "Leading Life" by Psychiatrist Asim Wasfi on January 17 at 2 p.m.