Tag: lantern

Lantern handicraft fights to survive

  For hundreds of years, Ramadan has been connected to lanterns in…

Daily News Egypt Daily News Egypt

Are the high prices affecting Egyptians’ cultural way of celebrating Ramadan?

The Egyptian Fanous, Kunafa, and Qatayef prices increased, affecting the way they…

Hisham Salah Hisham Salah

Fanous Ramadan: more than just a lantern

I inherited the craft from my father and I teach my children…

Nada Deyaa’ Nada Deyaa’

In Pictures: Egypt’s colourful Ramadan streets

Most of Cairo has been decorated with colourful lamps, lanterns and triangle-shaped…

Nada Deyaa’ Nada Deyaa’

Shops, hotels, companies increase demand on Egyptian ‘fanoos’ against imported

Orders for Ramadan lanterns made of sheet iron increased by 50%, compared…

Abdel Razek Al-Shuwekhi Abdel Razek Al-Shuwekhi

The tradition of Ramadan lanterns

The fanous has always been an Egyptian aspect of Ramadan

Thoraia Abou Bakr Thoraia Abou Bakr