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The role of Folklore in the Syrian cultural identity

"#Syrians need to preserve their #cultural #heritage to the point of considering it a sacred trust handed down by their ancestors, writes Dr. George Tuma

Ugaritic: One of the world’s first alphabets originated in Syria

#Ugaritic alphabet appeared in the city of #Ugarit (currently known as #RasShamra and #RasIbnHani) on the northern coast of #Syria

Syria: Land of a blend of spirituality

"[...] the #Syrian being is a fabric that is culturally interwoven with human thought since ancient times," writes Dr. George Tuma

Christmas tree: A pre-Christianity ritual originated in Old Syria

"Ancient Syria was the birthplace of this pre-Christianity tradition just as it was the birthplace of Jesus Christ himself," writes Dr. George Tuma

Orontes River: Syrian civilization in a watercolor portrait

The #Orontes inspired artists over the centuries and presented humanity with magnificent mosaics indicative of the extent of wealth

Homs: A hub of energy vortexes

"it was in #Syria that the first human civilization was introduced to other peoples a million years ago," writes #BioEnergy expert #GeorgeTuma

The Syrian Miraculous Man of God

Do you know who the Syrian Miraculous Man of God is?

Apamea and Salamiyah: A legendary love story

"It is a story about a Syrian Princess’ love for her city, and a Syrian Prince’s noble and legendary love for her."

Syrian collective memory as a way of resurrection

"Syrians have appropriately formulated their collective memory in accordance with the chronological timeline of historical events," writes Dr Tuma

The Coin: A poem narrating a Syrian true story

"Why here? Why now? The old man said; It’s a dangerous time; You could end up dead."

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