Syrian photographer Ibrahim Malla to exhibit photos of Maaloula in China

The album "Festival of the Holy Cross in Maaloula - Syria" by the Syrian photographer Ibrahim Malla will take part into the exhibition Memories of Mankind VII, which will be held in China in September. The album is also candidated for the Humanity Photo Grand Award, jointly organized by UNESCO and China Folklore Photographic Association. The 66 candidates who are invited in China for a week in order to attend the award ceremony, were selected among 2319 photographers from 116 countries. Ibrahim Malla is the first Syrian and the only one from Middle East to take part in such event.

Mew for Events and Weddings opening

Jul 14, 2011: Mew - Mariam for Events and Weddings - opens in Al-Rawda (Damascus). Mariam Masad, founder and owner of the new company, is a certified planner from WPS Institute England.

Sport fashion on the catwalk at Damascus Fairground

Apr 26 - The latest trend for Sport Fashion on the catwalk at Damascus Fairground during Beauty Care - Just Married - InLife exhibition.

Second night of Fairouziat

Apr 13 - Photos of the second night of the concert played at Dar al Assad Opera Hall in Damascus by the choir Jawqat al Farah.

Jawqat al Farah plays Fairouziat

Apr 12 - Jawqat al Farah choir performed a show dedicated to the famous Lebanese singer Fairouz at Dar al Assad Opera Hall in Damascus.

Photos by Ibrahim Malla

Jawket al Farah - Fairouziat Prova Generale

Apr 11, 2011 - The choir Jawket al Farah prepares for the show Fairouziat to be held on 12th and 13th April.

Friends of ALMUSAWARA all around the world

Almusawara is proud to present the best contributions to our website from amateur and professional photographers. The collection shows a wide range of subjects, places and moments, which represent the interests and the taste of our viewers and friends, all sharing and expressing the same feeling of Love for photography.

Concert for the 150th anniversary of the Unity of Italy

Mar 15 - The Italian Embassy in Damascus and the Italian Institute of Culture presented a concert at Dar al-Assad Opera Hall in Damascus in occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Unity of Italy. In the concert the Syrian Orchestra was directed by Nahel al-Halabi and Carlo Magni and saw the participation of the Italian singers: Tiziana Guaglianone, Paola Cacciatori, Giuseppe Talamo and Danilo Serraiocco. Italian artists Antonio Cama (piano) and Annamaria Diroma (flute) also took part in the concert.

Valentine's Day

Since a few years in Syria a new trend has taken to celebrate Valentine's Day. But what does best represent Love in collective immagination? Here is how the friends of ALMUSAWARA see Love through photos.

Countryside escape

More and more people search for an escape from sedentary life in the cities. The growing interest in physical activity, animals, new sports and landscapes, leads Syrians to the countryside where they can enjoy and re-discover the contact with nature. Private parks offer a wide range of activities like riding, bird watching, fishing and archery.