The largest Iron Age ceramic jar discovered in the UAE found at Sharjah’s Muwaileh archaeological site sheds light on a bustling trade scene during the first millennia BC.
Culture & Society
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library (MBRL) welcomed a delegation from Dubai Judicial Council today, led by Dr. Saif Ghanem Al Suwaidi, Secretary-General of the Dubai Judicial Council, to explore the Library’s leading services, facilities, as well as specialised legal books and resources offered for researchers and law specialists.
Driven by its strategic vision to ignite passion for knowledge and foster reading, research and creativity among all groups of society, the Mohammed bin Rashid Library (MBRL) organized, throughout the month of August, a special series of recreational and educational events and workshops, which have seen remarkable engagement with the participation of around 500 students and visitors of all ages and all segments of society.
Mohammed Bin Rashid Library welcomes visitors into a unique cultural experience, taking them on a journey through different civilisations and offering them the opportunity to view a unique collection of rare and ancient books, atlases, and manuscripts, some of them dating back to the 13th century, as part of the Treasures of the Library Exhibition.
Dubai Opera, the ultimate performing arts destination, has announced its exceptional Autumn season. Taking place from September until November, the city’s most iconic cultural destination will be playing host to a diverse programme of 13 world-class performances. The eclectic line-up includes shows such as Romeo and Juliet (ballet), La Traviata (opera), Ghostly Kisses (musical), Michael Lives Forever, A Tribute to Michael Jackson (pop concert), Riverdance (Irish dance phenomenon) and a spectacular gala Dresden Opera Ball, featuring the legendary, Plácido Domingo.