New postage stamps highlight country’s Islamic landmarks

The Organising Committee for hosting ‘Doha Capital of Culture in the Islamic World 2021’ launched four Qatari postage stamps inspired by Qatari Islamic cultural landmarks. This Committee launched these stamps during the Arab Postal Stamp Museum opening ceremony, held in the Cultural Village Foundation (Katara). Speaking on the occasion, Minister of Culture and Sports, H […]

“Qatar Mirqat of Oratory” initiative holds the 15th session

  The Qatari Forum for Authors held the 15th session of the “Qatar Mirqat of Oratory” initiative at the Ministry of Culture and Sports. The event comes within the activities of Doha Capital of Culture in the Islamic World for 2021. During the session, two texts of well-known and exemplary speeches were delivered, then the […]

130 participants discuss the preserving of Islamic heritage

  Qatar National Library organized a virtual lecture entitled “Scientific Applications to Preserving Documentary Islamic Heritage”, in which the participants were introduced to the non-destructive scientific techniques used in the analysis of heritage materials. This event comes within the framework of the library’s efforts to promote preservation and maintenance activities for cultural and historical heritage […]

Research competition on “Language in Holy Quran”

  The Cultural Village Foundation “Katara” announced the research competition in Islamic, linguistic and rhetorical studies “Language in Holy Quran” during the activities of Doha Capital of Islamic Culture 2021. The competition includes three research categories: “Quranic language and style and its rhetorical secrets”, “Aesthetics of semantic and context in the Quran text”, “Aesthetics of […]

“Challenge and Innovation Forum” next November

  The Ministry of Culture and Sports, represented by Qatar Scientific Club, is organizing the Challenge and Innovation Forum under the slogan “With the mind, we solve the knots” during the period from 6 to 11 November 2021, as part of the activities of Doha Capital of Culture in the Islamic World 2021. The slogan […]

Registration for the Challenge and Innovation Forum until August 30th

  The Ministry of Culture and Sports announced the opening of registration for the “Challenge and Innovation Forum” from July 7 to August 30, which will be organized by the Ministry represented by the Qatar Scientific Club during the period from 6 to 11 November under the slogan “With mind we solve the knots”. The […]

“Qatar Mirqat of Oratory” initiative holds the 14th session

  The Qatari Forum for Authors held the 14th session of the “Qatar Mirqat of Oratory” initiative at the Ministry of Culture and Sports. The event comes within the activities of Doha Capital of Culture in the Islamic World for 2021. The initiative witnessed the third round of “Al-Khatib Al-Hafiz”. Dr. Ahmed Al-Janabi, the expert […]

Qatari Forum for Authors launched a new publication

  The Qatari Forum for Authors launched a book titled “The worry has an unbearable tenderness”, as part of the new publications launched from the forum for this year, within the framework of the activities of Doha Capital of Culture in the Islamic World 2021. The author of the book, Muhammad Attia, explained that the […]

Two art exhibitions on “Human Rights in Islamic Culture

  The National Human Rights Committee organized the Arabic calligraphy exhibition on human rights in Islamic Culture, at Hamad International Airport by the artist Sabah Al-Arbaili, in addition to the exhibition “Human Rights” by the artist Ahmed Al-Maadeed, within the activities of Doha, Capital of Culture in the Islamic World 2021. Maryam Abdullah Al-Attiyah, Secretary-General […]

Experts: Archaeological sites enhance Qatar’s role in promoting Islamic culture

  Archeology experts said that the archaeological sites are promoting Islamic culture, during the activities of Doha Capital of Culture in the Islamic World 2021. They noted that these sites and the knowledge treasures and historical evidence contributed to enriching culture, and diversity, which enhances the link between the history of Islamic nation and its […]