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Beautiful Egypt 421 – «The Mighty One of Good Conduct» – 20/10/2021

Beautiful Egypt 421 – «The Mighty One of Good Conduct» – 20/10/2021

The previous article tackled the sixth Fatimid Caliph of Egypt, Al-Musta’liBillah (487-495 AH) (1094-1101 AD), who assumed power after the death of his father, Al-MustansirBillah. The article presented the disputes and wars erupted between Nizar, the eldest son of Caliph Al-Mustansir, and the Minister Al-AfdalShahinsah, ended with Nizar’s death; then […]
Beautiful Egypt 420 – «Al-Musta’liBillah» – 13/10/2021

Beautiful Egypt 420 – «Al-Musta’liBillah» – 13/10/2021

A previous article tackled the Abbasid Caliph Al-MustazhirBillah (487-513 AH) (1094-1118 AD), who ruled the Abbasid state for twenty-four years which were filled with turmoil, conflicts and wars east and west, and the spread of the Batiniyya call; which mostly worsened the political and civil conditions all over the Abbasid […]
Beautiful Egypt 419 – «A Homeland Runs in Blood» – 6/10/2021

Beautiful Egypt 419 – «A Homeland Runs in Blood» – 6/10/2021

I would like to felicitate all Egyptians for the forty-eighth anniversary of the glorious victory of October, which we are celebrating today. We plead for God to grant goodness and peace to all Egyptians, and to protect our beloved Egypt and the entire world from the epidemic. Glorious October is […]
Beautiful Egypt 418 – «Al-Mustazhir Billah» – 29/9/2021

Beautiful Egypt 418 – «Al-Mustazhir Billah» – 29/9/2021

Last article tackled Pope Mikhail II (1092- 1102) who passed away out of plague, during his days, the Commander of Armies died, and was succeeded by his son; Al-Afdal. After the death of Caliph Al-Mustansir Billah (427- 487 AH) (1036- 1094 AD), his son Al-Musta’li Billah assumed the throne. Previous […]
Beautiful Egypt 417 – «Pope Mikhail II» – 22/9/2021

Beautiful Egypt 417 – «Pope Mikhail II» – 22/9/2021

Last article concluded tackling Pope Kyrillos II who departed in 1092 AD, and today we are tackling his successor: Pope Mikhail II. Pope Mikhail II (1092- 1102) He is the 68th Patriarch of Alexandria. After the departure of Pope Kyrillos II, the senior priests of Alexandria gathered with the senior […]
Beautiful Egypt 416 – «The Ascetic Teacher!» – 15/9/2021

Beautiful Egypt 416 – «The Ascetic Teacher!» – 15/9/2021

Happy “Nayrouz” feast to the Copts of Egypt and the entire world, we celebrated it few days ago. Nayrouz Feast is the “Coptic New Year”, it is closely connected to the martyrs who had sacrificed their lives for their great faith. Christianity -particularly in Egypt- has passed through ages of […]
Beautiful Egypt 415 – «Complaints and Confrontations» – 8/9/2021

Beautiful Egypt 415 – «Complaints and Confrontations» – 8/9/2021

Previous articles tackled the life of Pope Kyrillos II, his meeting with Caliph al-Mustansir and the Prince of Armies, as well as the story of the Nubian king, Solmon, who abandoned his kingdom for worship and asceticism near Aswan, then moving to Cairo, where he departed and was buried in […]
Beautiful Egypt 414 – «The Star Maker» – 1/9/2021

Beautiful Egypt 414 – «The Star Maker» – 1/9/2021

The previous article highlighted the life of Professor Doctor Fawzi Estefanos; the physician, researcher, the brilliant leader and the global icon who has made great contributions to medicine and anesthesia, especially cardio-thoracic anesthesia, he was able to establish the world’s first department of cardiac anesthesia at the Cleveland Clinic Hospital, […]
Beautiful Egypt 411 – «Pope Kyrillos II» – 11/8/2021

Beautiful Egypt 411 – «Pope Kyrillos II» – 11/8/2021

Last article tackled the encounter of Pope Kyrillos II with Caliph Al-Mustansir Billah as well as his mother and sister; he blessed their palace and kingdom, then the encounter of Pope Kyrillos II and the Commander of Armies. It mentioned that King Solmon of Nubia abandoned kingship and secluded himself […]
Beautiful Egypt 410 – «The Nubian King… the Monk» – 4/8/2021

Beautiful Egypt 410 – «The Nubian King… the Monk» – 4/8/2021

Last article began tackling Pope Kyrillos II, the 67th Patriarch of Alexandria, the story of his selection following sending up abundant prayers to God, his consecration against his will and finally his arrival at Egypt where the chiefs had prepared a boat to take him in a royal procession, from the […]