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Built during the second half of the 16th century by the Emperor Akbar, Fatehpur Sikri (the City of Victory) was the capital of the Mughal Empire for only some 10 years. The complex of monuments and temples, all in a uniform architectural style, includes one of the largest mosques ...

Culture 2022-11-30 18:47:00

The Museum of Prince Muhammad Ali’s Palace in Manial is one of the most beautiful and important historical museums in Egypt. The museum expresses an important period in the history of modern Egypt and is unique by its architectural design which combines the ...

Culture 2022-11-30 15:18:00

An exhibition of young Azerbaijani artists marking the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and the United States will be launched in Miami, US, on December 15. Co-organized by the Social and Psychological ...

Culture 2022-11-30 14:35:00

The Azerbaijan State Translation Centre (AzSTC) has announced the release of a Spanish- Azerbaijani phrasebook, which will be helpful in the field of linguistics, translation, international communication and mutual understanding between two countries’ peoples ...

Culture 2022-11-29 18:59:00

President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva has met with Ambassador of Hungary to Azerbaijan Tamás Yojef Torma. At the meeting, the President of the Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva touched on the events to be implemented by the Foundation in the near future ...

Culture 2022-11-29 12:12:00

Following the official inauguration of the Exhibition and Museum of the Prophet’s Biography and Islamic Civilization at ICESCO Headquarters in Rabat, under the high patronage of His Majesty King Mohammed VI of Morocco, and with the presence of HRH Prince Moulay Al-Hassan ...

Culture 2022-11-27 16:48:00

An exhibition of Turkish modern art is set to open its doors to the world's art enthusiasts next week in the Netherlands, according to Anadolu Agency. The works of Dutch painter Rembrandt will also be on display at the Aura/Contemporary ...

Culture 2022-11-26 18:45:00

Situated on top of Observatory Hill in the center of Sydney, the Sydney Observatory is a working museum where visitors can observe the stars and planets in the evenings. Built in 1858, the observatory was once a fort that only later evolved into an observatory ...

Culture 2022-11-25 19:23:00

Dr. Salim M. AlMalik, Director-General of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO), and Mr. Sultanbai Raev, Secretary-General of the International Organization of Turkic Culture (TURKSOY), held a meeting and ...

Culture 2022-11-24 18:44:00

Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday in the United States celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November. The first Thanksgiving Day was celebrated in autumn of 1621 in Plymouth when the Plymouth colonists had settled in America and a harvest festival lasted for three days ...

Culture 2022-11-24 16:37:00

Steven Spielberg will be honored for his life's work at the Berlin International Film Festival in February, according to the Associated Press. Festival organizers said Tuesday that the 75-year-old American director, producer and screenwriter will be awarded ...

Culture 2022-11-23 16:56:00

Major changes to the Eurovision Song Contest 2023 voting system have been announced by the European Broadcasting Union (EBU). Details were shared in a press release after the new format was approved by the Contest's Reference Group ...

Culture 2022-11-23 14:48:00

Located in the mountainous border Duy Xuyen District of Quang Nam Province, in central Vietnam, My Son Sanctuary is a remarkable architectural ensemble that developed over a period of ten centuries. During the 4th to 13th centuries there was a unique culture on the coast of contemporary Vietnam ...

Culture 2022-11-23 14:40:00

bp today publicly presented a book and opened an exhibition dedicated to one of the amazing national art trends of Azerbaijan - the art of patchwork. The event was held in the Complex of Shirvanshahs’ Palace at Icherisheher (Old City) as part of the National Gurama (patchwork) Festival ...

Culture 2022-11-22 16:59:00

Based in Southwark in Central London and one of the largest and oldest food markets in the city, Borough Market is a wholesale and retail food market that sells an array of gourmet foods, delicacies, fresh fruit and vegetables, and made-to-order fare. Established in ...

Culture 2022-11-21 18:09:00

Dr. Salim M. AlMalik, Director-General of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO), and Anar Karimov, Minister of Culture, Chairman of Azerbaijan National Commission for Education, Science and Culture, held ...

Culture 2022-11-21 15:52:00

Located in southeastern Poland, the Old City of Zamość is an outstanding example of a late 16th-century Central European town designed and built in accordance with Italian Renaissance theories on the creation of “ideal” cities ...

Culture 2022-11-21 11:04:00

Blending sophisticated style, historic elegance, and warm hospitality, Shelter Island House in NY has been offering guests a unique bed and breakfast experience on Long Island for years. Established in the 1800s, the beautifully refurbished guesthouse boasts inspiring architecture, luxurious ...

Culture 2022-11-19 20:24:00

Located in the Northern Territory of Australia, the Kakadu National Park is a living cultural landscape with exceptional natural and cultural values. It has been inhabited continuously for more than 40,000 years ...

Culture 2022-11-19 15:26:00

Located in the central Distrito Federal (Federal District), central Mexico, Xochimilco is built on the site of a pre-Columbian town and is famous for its chinampas (floating gardens). It is also one of few remaining canals that date back to Aztec times along with being ...

Culture 2022-11-19 13:32:00