Women wearing screen-printed headscarfs (Habari)

Women wearing screen-printed headscarfs (Habari)

Women wearing screen-printed headscarfs (Habari)

Women wearing screen-printed headscarfs (Habari)

Qanawat, women in traditional dress at a well

Qanawat, women in traditional dress at a well

Tall Mumbaqa, Women prepare salad for the banquet of the excavation

Tall Mumbaqa, Women prepare salad for the banquet of the excavation

Shahba, Women in traditional dresses doing the laundry

Shahba, Women in traditional dresses doing the laundry

ar-Rusafa, Bedouin women cook sheep meat on open fireplaces on the occasion of the desert festival

ar-Rusafa, Bedouin women cook sheep meat on open fireplaces on the occasion of the desert festival

Women and children (of a family of former nomads) in one of the Upper Euphrates Valley villages

Women and children (of a family of former nomads) in one of the Upper Euphrates Valley villages

Zayzun tributary to Yarmuk river: Women washing wool as preparation for matresses as dowry

Zayzun tributary to Yarmuk river: Women washing wool as preparation for matresses as dowry

Engraving of a group of women, Temple of Bel

Engraving of a group of women, Temple of Bel

Bayt Junblat, western facade of the women hall (Haramlik)

Bayt Junblat, western facade of the women hall (Haramlik)

Bayt Junblat, western facade of the women hall (Haramlik)

Bayt Junblat, western facade of the women hall (Haramlik)

The Voice of My Mother

Feature Image-Women oral history

Bedtime stories

A Kurdish woman spinning with a suspended spindle. She is wearing a traditional overgarment

A Kurdish woman spinning with a suspended spindle. She is wearing a traditional overgarment

Hand carved wood block used for printing fabrics

Hand carved wood block used for printing fabrics

Great Mosque, prayer hall, Shrine of the Prophet Zakariya

Great Mosque, prayer hall, Shrine of the Prophet Zakariya

Gallery

In the storage and living area of the Bedouin tent in ad-Duwaym

In the storage and living area of the Bedouin tent in ad-Duwaym

Grinding the cooked wheat to make wheat groats (burghul) in al-Batra‘ in the Malikiyya-Region

Grinding the cooked wheat to make wheat groats (burghul) in al-Batra‘ in the Malikiyya-Region

Mohamad Al Roumi_14

Mohamad Al Roumi_14

INTERACTIVE HERITAGE MAP OF SYRIA

Stories

Children are preparing themselve for a wedding procession. The two small children are still wearing their school uniform

Children are preparing themselve for a wedding procession. The two small children are still wearing their school uniform

A couple a day after their wedding

A couple a day after their wedding

A Sheikh with his family in traditional clothes. The man is wearing a black Abbaya

A Sheikh with his family in traditional clothes. The man is wearing a black Abbaya

Aramaic Language – Jab’adin in Munira’s Memory

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan's Shop, Old Damascus

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan’s Shop, Old Damascus

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan's Shop, Old Damascus

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan’s Shop, Old Damascus

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan's Shop, Old Damascus

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan’s Shop, Old Damascus

Two Kurdish women. The woman on the right is wearing a traditional woven overgarment

Two Kurdish women. The woman on the right is wearing a traditional woven overgarment