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Friday 22nd December 2017

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The Nomads Tent - Christmas Bazaar 2017
24/11/2017 10:00am - 24/12/2017 4:00pm
The Nomads Tent
1st International Conference on Economics Business & Social Sciences - "Sustainable Development: Connecting Business and Society in Emerging Economies"
21/12/2017 9:00am - 22/12/2017 5:00pm
Lebanese International University - Beirut Campus
Abstract/full paper and case studies are invited from faculty, research scholars and MS/PhD students for presentation at 1st International Conference on Economics Business and Social Sciences to be held on December 21-22, 2017 at Block D Amphitheatre, LIU-Beirut Campus, Lebanon. The Conference is organized by Center for Sustainability Research and Consultancy (CSRC), and co-hosted by Lebanese International University; School of Economics, Finance and Banking University Utara Malaysia; Emerald Group Publishing UK and UN Principles of Responsible Management Education (UN PRME-ASEAN chapter).
The Worlds of Mandaean Priests Documenting an Endangered Religion
19/10/2017 9:00am - 22/12/2017 3:00pm
Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter
Mandaeans, sometimes called Sabians, practise an ancient and endangered religion. Conflict in the Middle East has forced them out of their homelands in Iraq and Iran in ever greater numbers. Although Mandaeans depend on their priests for preserving religious knowledge and performing complex rituals, fewer than 50 priests now remain worldwide. We have interviewed priests, recorded the key rituals and shot documentary films in the largest communities of Australia and Sweden.
HASSAN MASSOUDY Breath, Gesture and Light
07/12/2017 10:00am - 27/01/2018 5:00pm
October Gallery
October Gallery presents a new solo exhibition by master artist-calligrapher, Hassan Massoudy. This will be his second solo exhibition at the gallery. Hassan Massoudy is an artist for whom the word itself remains the most sublime creative force. His work features the texts of a diverse range of writers, from poet, Charles Baudelaire and philosopher, Jean-Jacques Rousseau to Virgil and Ibn ‘Arabi.