Iranian Art

The largest copy of the Quran in the world in production

In a sprawling but comfortable wing of the Karachi Arts Council, Shahid Rassam meticulously supervised a group of artists busy placing aluminum and gold-plated Qur’anic writing on a huge canvas. Renowned Pakistani artist Rassam and his more than 200 associates have been working since 2017 to prepare what he says …

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The lonely arts club group can transform the community

DJEDDAH: Every year, tons of clothing and textiles are thrown around the Kingdom in landfills and recycling bins – or recycled by charity groups. Saudi charities have launched initiatives to help recycle these unwanted items, which also helps promote a more sustainable environment. In 2018, the Saudi Kiswa Recycling Service …

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