With the aim of spreading moderate thought and introducing the principles of Islam, Al-Azhar University in Egypt announced the availability of “The Truth of Islam” book series in 13 different languages, during the 52nd edition of the Cairo Int’l Book Fair.
After serving the holy book for 70 years, the oldest Quran memorization teacher in Egypt, Tanazer Al Najouli, passed away at the age of 97. She taught many generations, so religious institutions in Egypt and the Arab world considered her death a great loss.
Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, and Bahrain proposed a resolution that led to a unanimous decision at the UN General Assembly to declare February 4 of every year as International Day of Human Fraternity, which promotes intercultural and interreligious dialogue.
The residents of Mokattam in Cairo are anticipating the opening of a unique architectural project: a mosque and a church built on one land without any separation walls. It is an expression of Muslims’ and Christians’ unity in Egypt. Is there a similar project in your city?
The Tulunid Bimaristan is one of the first medical facilities in Egypt during the Islamic era. It provided advanced medical care to patients for free. Muslim and Christian doctors devised methods that later set the foundations for hospital patient care.
The Egyptian Family House Foundation is a model for coexistence between members of society. In a film by Sawt Alhikma, we learn about the story of this entity and its role played in Egyptian lives.