An attempt to confront the recent trend of a line of publications on the relationship of the West and the Muslim world that aims to cover the West’s false moves, using Muslims as scapegoats for the deterioration of the relationship of the Muslim world with the West, alerting the West against the danger of imminent Islamic awakening and, thus, provoking decision-makers.
Saleh Morsi, takes us on a sailing voyage between the unknown coasts of the human psyche, dives into its lanes to unveil its struggles. He yearns to discover the secrets of life and make sense of them; solely armed by the unwavering faith in Allah.
An adventure in the realms of the human self and the constant battles undertaken to know the truth, no matter how multi faced it might be.
Will the Sinbad of the land be able to reach his destination? What will he encounter in his journey?
“If it weren’t for Allah’s messenger Muhammad, Peace be upon him, the Arabs would have remained an unknown people like the Eskimos or Zulus. If it weren’t
for the Holy Quran, the Arabic language would have been insignificant if not dead” Mariam Gamila; an American Orientalist.
Language is a great secret in people’s lives, a massive power, and an immortal manifestation of God’s supremacy.
In the beginning, there was the word, a word thatÕs capable of building up a nation or destroying a human being. A language signifies an identity and a persona; it is history and culture; the magic wand used to render politics its powers; a tool for deception and make believe.
In a war, language can be the deadliest weapon, undoubtedly it is the most lethal armament in media wars. If war involves trickery, then language is trickery’s cane.
Language is the axis of art’s suave force, for Drama is merely a group powered living art that’s based on an inspired text.
In a deserted apartment in down town Cairo, some dilapidated papers were found in an envelope, elegantly written on it in French: “Life is not always rosy”.
Throughout these papers is the story of a poor little child who lived in Montmartre district in Paris, and later became one of the most famous artists in Paris and the richest ever. Her dream to travel to Egypt became a reality when she was selected among a convoy called by Khedive Ismail to take care of the beauty of his city to turn it into a replica of the French capital. The life story of this artist takes us in a journey through time introducing us to Cairo in the 19th century. It’s another Cairo other than the one we know nowadays- one that we never saw or heard about.
Transform and control your life
This book presents a practical guide for young people, it presents them with simple steps that can help them attain a better and happier life; where they can be content in their day to day actions and work life. Indeed, this book is a handbook for interpersonal relationships.
This book portrays the life of a young Egyptian woman who dreams of having a luxurious and lavish lifestyle and fantasizes about having loads of money and getting married into wealth.
Thus, she breaks up with her middle class fiancé, after he showed discontent with her personal successes, and decides to embark on a journey to her brother in the United States, where he lives with his family.
Troubles present themselves, as soon as she lands in the airport in New York, and no one sorts them out for her, except her brother’s boss, “Nabil Nassar” – a business man -, who happened to be in the airport on that day.
She then starts setting out on her plan to trap him into marrying her after having witnessed the extent of his authority and fortune. The events escalate excitingly leading to an unpredictable finale.
Angels who are infallible exist only in Heaven, but on earth, each one of us has his own book of sins, which he/she recites out of his/her own free will, profusely or out of ignorance, and walks his/her way towards it. The author highlights both elements of purity and sinfulness therein the characters, taking us on a journey into the inner life of each character, revealing unspoken words and shameful thoughts. The story’s events unfold to remove the veil over the reality and hidden sins of each character, subjecting it to the real test: “What will come after awareness? When is the time of purification?!”
The novel revolves around “Asmaa”, a widowed peasant woman, who refuses to surrender to her harsh reality … and desires to provide her children with the best opportunities possible; she spares no efforts in making her dreams come true … the brilliant engineer, “Hazem”, who represents knowledge and power … and the sea captain who embodies fortune and status and writes stories and poems as if he weaves history from cobweb.
The novel will indeed confuse you, you will wonder if it is about the struggle of classes, the struggle of life, or the hope that evades us each time we approach it, turning into thin vapor beyond our reach, or the secrets that haunts the underworld of graves, or the book of dead in which we inscribe our fates, or is it the submission to little things that lead us to marvelous destinations? Indeed it is a perplexing read.
A collection of stories whose themes are simple, creative and spontaneous.
Throughout “Moments” the author attempts to present an array of moments that each human, man or woman, is destined to witness.
From the moment of birth to that of death a full live is experienced; and what is life but a group of moments related to specific incidents?
The author displays moments that could be mild or intense, but definitely with an everlasting impact on one’s psychological and societal being and an everlasting effect on the present and the future.
The great Egyptian archaeologist, Zahi Hawass, takes us in a tour through memories. The journey does not stop at a specific age, or a particular monument; rather it roams through Pharaonic, Islamic, Christian, Byzantine monuments, among other civilizations. It visits several places, capitals and Arab countries (including Jerusalem and Iraq). You will simply be amazed; you will get to learn a number of secrets and facts the author discloses for the first time.