Friday 11 October, 2019
* Minister of Culture And Governor of South Sinai Attend The Festivity “ lets us Pray Here Together” In St. Catherine, Accompanied by 7 Ministers And 32 Ambassadors
* A message of peace from Egypt to the world, bringing together Minister of Culture and Governor of South Sinai with 7 ministers and 32 ambassadors in St. Catherine
* The chanting is mixed with recitals in “St. Catherine Forum For Religions Tolerance “
* Abdel Dayem: St. Catherine Forum launches a message of love and tolerance for humanity and human civilization from the Egypt.
Under the patronage of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, President of Egypt, Dr. Inas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture and Major General Khaled Fouda Governor of South Sinai witnessed the artistic celebration held by The General organization of Culture Palaces headed by Dr. Ahmed Awwad . This festivity “ of St. Catherine Forum for Tolerance of Religions” was attended by the ministers of:- Awqaf , Tourism, Antiquities, Immigration, Supply ,Internal Trade, Local Development and Youth and Sports, in addition to Members of the Assembly House and popular and executive leaders in the Governorate, in addition to 32 Ambassadors of :- Denmark, Ireland, Greece, Finland, Switzerland, The European Union, Georgia, Colombia, Japan, Poland, Austria, Serbia, France, Belgium, Armenia, Malta, Morocco, Kazakhstan, Cameroon, Oman, Czech Republic and Tajikistan.
The celebration is directed by the artist Hisham Atwa who showed the ability of soft power to create communication between nations, it is considered to be one international language calling for love, peace, tolerance and acceptance of the other . The Festivity included presenting an artistic concert of Sufi and religious songs and Coptic songs for the Ensembles of:- Croatia, Romania , Greece , Morocco , Aswan , Al- Tannoura ,the singer Maher Mahmoud and the Evangelical Ensemble.
The festivity began with presenting verses from The Holy Koran, followed by presenting a paragraph of the Ensembles of:-Greece, Roman ,Catholic, Evangelical and Croatia .The message was delivered when ministers and ambassadors stepped up to the stage to sing the song of “ the land of Kenanah “ .
The Minister of Culture affirmed that Egypt has maintained its unique identity throughout the ages ,presenting a model of coexistence, adding that the St. Catherine Forum aims to promote the values of brotherhood among peoples and sends a message of love and tolerance to human civilization, pointing out that this celebration emphasizes the ability of arts and creativity to create bridges of communication and rapprochement among nations.