An exhibition of Arabic calligraphy titled “Jesus in Quran and Bible” was held in Athens, the capital city of Greece.
According to alahram website, the Cultural Center of Egypt has organized the exhibition, which features Quranic verses and quotes from the Bible about Jesus, peace be upon him.
The Foreign Cultural Relations Section of Egypt’s Ministry of Culture has cooperated in holding the exhibition.
An educational workshop was also held on the sidelines of the exhibition to get the Egyptian children residing in the Greek city acquainted with the art of calligraphy and Arabic script.
The artworks presented at the exhibition are by Salah Abdul Khaliq, Egyptian calligrapher, and the workshop was taught by Hussein Mar’i, director of Egypt’s Cultural Center in Athens.