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Ministry of Culture holds celebration on its foundation anniversary

The Ministry of Culture held a celebration marking the 61st foundation anniversary through a comprehensive event including cinema, theatre and plastic art. The event was inaugurated with a concert held at the Opera House.

Held under the title of “The Memory of the Homeland”, the event included an antiquities exhibition and another for pioneers of plastic art in Syria.

The Arab writers Union casts light on the role of intellectualsin countering terrorism

Isalamabad, (ST) - During his participation in the Islamabad Cultural Conference in Pakistan, Malik Saqour, chairman of the Arab Writers Union,  focused on the danger of terrorism and the role played by intellectuals in confronting it.

Saqour stressed that the Syrian cultural experience has enhanced its role during the years of the terrorist war on Syria, especially in the face of attempts by armed terrorist organizations to target the Syrian cultura

"The ascension of a female" .. Exhibition of the artist Faten Moqalled in Sweida

Sweida , ST- In her first solo exhibition which was opened yesterday in Sweida, artist Faten Mokalled tried to embody female pride , and sensitive nature. She also exhibited what she termed as  ' hymns of love .'

The exhibition, which opened in " al-Ghosn al- Ateek" hall, includes 35 paintings that carried the ideas of female  rebellion mixed with love and passion. Faten tries through many female formations to give an expressive style by using water colors, pastels, coal and lead.

A joint art exhibition between children from Syria and Hungary in Budapest

A joint art exhibition was held in Budapest, Hungary, between 645 children from Syria and Hungary.

On the sidelines of the exhibition, which was held on the initiative of the Syrian artist Hanan Seif, Head of the Artistic Office in the Hungary branch of the National Union of Syrian Students, a technical conference was held during which she communicated with a number of Syrian artists and teachers participating in the event through Skype.

The Church of "Our Lady of Peace" is once again a place for love and peace

Syria has been known throughout history as the cradle of Christianity and the center of the heavenly religions. Therefore, it is not surprising that there are dozens of the oldest and most famous churches in the world spread in a number of the Syrian provinces each of them tells the history and the origin of the first Christianity. What is strange  is that these religious edifices were burned and destroyed during the years of the crisis and  a thousand-year-old civilization was stolen by an ignorant ideology of armed Takfiri groups that has turned the places of worship into  headquarters for  its members and leaders and platforms to fire rockets and mortars at the safe neighborhoods.