Celebrations

Splendid Venues To Glam Up Your Festive Season

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 11:34 GMT

Glam up your Christmas and New Year's Eve at these splendid venues.

Video: Police forces deployed in streets nationwide to secure Muslim’s Eid celebrations

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 03:20 GMT

The Interior Ministry has deployed police forces intensively nationwide, to secure the celebrations of Muslim’s 4-day Eid Al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice), during which Muslims slaughter sheep and cows and give meat to the poor.

In Pics: Egyptians perform Eid al-Adha prayer

Sun, 11 Aug 2019 - 07:43 GMT

A total of 6,505 areas were allocated for performing the prayer and appointed 13,000 Imams to give the Eid sermons nationwide. Some of the allocated praying areas were set in vicinity of some churches.

Health Ministry declares emergency in hospitals ahead of Adha celebrations

Fri, 09 Aug 2019 - 11:14 GMT

The ministry said it declared a state of emergency in various hospitals to receive all cases during the four-day Eid.

For chocolate lovers: Here is a Nutella Kahk recipe

Wed, 05 Jun 2019 - 09:23 GMT

Egyptians either bake Kahk at home or buy it at the bakery. Thus, bakeries are crowded in the last few days of Ramadan with Kahk buyers.

In Pics: railway commuters given flowers, bonbons in Sham el Nessim

Mon, 29 Apr 2019 - 11:31 GMT

Sham el Nessim is an Egyptian spring festival dating back to the paranoiac third dynasty of the Old Kingdom (2,700 BC).

National parks, gardens prepared ahead of Sham el-Nessim celebrations

Sun, 28 Apr 2019 - 10:57 GMT

Thousands of Egyptians head to national parks and gardens across the country to celebrate the Pharaonic festival of Sham el-Nessim.

Tania Kassis charms the audience while performing 'Ave Maria'

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 - 04:57 GMT

Tania Kassis performed before President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi and charmed the audience with “Ave Maria"

Thousands brave rain in New York's Times Square to welcome 2019

Tue, 01 Jan 2019 - 10:50 GMT

New York's Times Square erupted with fireworks and cheers at the stroke of midnight on Tuesday as thousands of hardy merrymakers braved pouring rain and watched the glowing New Year's Eve ball.

New Year's TV map

Mon, 31 Dec 2018 - 03:40 GMT

On New Year's Eve, all media outlets race to attract singers and stars to perform for their audience.

Faculty of Fine Arts celebrates its110th anniversary on Dec. 23

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 - 01:41 GMT

The Faculty of Fine Arts in Zamalek celebrates the 110th anniversary of its establishment on Dec. 23 through the art exhibition organized by the faculty.

Egyptian Cultural Week in Oujda comes to an end

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 - 03:50 GMT

Egypt’s cultural week held at King Mohamed V Theater in celebration of the Moroccan city of Oujda, the capital of Arab culture, concluded in the presence of Egyptian Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem.

Parks receive Egyptians to celebrate Eid El-Adha

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 - 01:04 GMT

Egyptians go to public parks, like Fostat Park and Giza Zoo, as well as museums to celebrate Eid.

Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Adha

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 - 11:44 GMT

Muslims around the world marked the Eid al-Adha holiday on Tuesday, gathering at mosques or in vast open sites to celebrate one of the two most important festivals of the Islamic calendar.

In pics: Hundreds of thousands perform Eid prayers in squares

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 - 10:31 GMT

Hundreds of thousands of Egyptians performed on Tuesday Eidul Adha (Greater Bairam) prayers in public yards and squares across the country.

Egyptian Project band to perform on Aug. 23 in Cairo Jazz Club

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 - 09:30 GMT

The band achieved success in previous hits such as “Mnen Agebak” (Can’t Find You), “Sofy”, “Sakani el-Gharam Kasan” (I am deep in Love) and others.

Gardens, public parks receive thousands celebrating Eidul Fitr

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 - 10:58 GMT

Thousands of citizens on Friday visited archaeological sites and public parks to celebrate Eid al-Fitr after finishing the prayer, amid intensified security presence.

In pics: Thousands perform Eid al-Fitr prayer nationwide

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 - 10:05 GMT

Thousands of citizens performed Eid al-Fitr prayer on Friday in various mosques and squares nationwide.

Perfect Eid hanging-out spots at nominal prices

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 - 08:00 GMT

During Eid al Fitr, Muslims celebrate the end of the holly month of Ramadan and being able to resume their normal lives and activities after a concentrated dosage of spiritual activities.

How different nations celebrate Ramadan

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 - 09:32 GMT

Ramadan is the holy month when Muslims all around the world fast and exercise self-control. Each country has their own rituals to celebrate Ramadan.

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