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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 […]
Beautiful Egypt 409 – «Against His Will» – 28/6/2021

Beautiful Egypt 409 – «Against His Will» – 28/6/2021

Last article tackled the hagiography of Pope Christodoulos, the 66th patriarch of Alexandria, the story of the wondrous tree of olives in Andalusia, and the arrival of Al-Agal Al-Afdal, the Prince of Armies at Egypt, restoring back stability after the distresses and adversities the people had passed through. However, intrigues […]
Beautiful Egypt 408 – «Good Life» – 21/6/2021

Beautiful Egypt 408 – «Good Life» – 21/6/2021

I would like to wish the Egyptians a happy Eid Al-Adha, wishing our dear country all the best and peace. I would also like to extend congratulations on the launch of the events marking the first conference of one of the largest integrated development projects in Egypt’s modern history: “A […]
Beautiful Egypt 407 – «It Remains Immortal»  – 14/6/2021

Beautiful Egypt 407 – «It Remains Immortal» – 14/6/2021

The previous article started tackling the life of the departed Engineer Onsi Naguib Sawiris, the self-made businessman who managed, through effort and determination, to turn a humble company into a huge economic entity, we have also tackled his concern with education, he believed that education offers a promise of a […]
Beautiful Egypt 406 – «Onsi Naguib Sawiris» (1) – 7/7/2021

Beautiful Egypt 406 – «Onsi Naguib Sawiris» (1) – 7/7/2021

A journey that started back in 1930, abounding with ceaseless work and effort, overcoming the obstacles it encountered, made steps out of stones, through which the traveller ascended towards the greatest of successes. So, he deserved to be a role model of self-made man, who built up himself by himself, […]