Arabic & Farsi Calligraphy Workshop

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1875 Connecticut Ave NW

12 FL

Washington, DC 20009

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Hands-on Arabic and Farsi Calligraphy Workshop

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Ahmad Sulieman Hedayat is an Afghan calligrapher. He is a management consultant and has a Masters in Education Leadership and Management from the University of Sydney. He has been pursuing calligraphy as a hobby for over 25 years. After learning the basics from his father he went on to learn various types of scripts and is well versed in Naskh, Sulus, Nasta’liq, Shekasta’e Nastaliq and Diwani scripts. Sulieman considers calligraphy as an art that can have spiritual and meditational effects on the mind and body and believes preserving and promoting this art will inspire everyone including youth and children to explore Islamic culture and history.

The Muslim American Leadership Alliance (MALA) is a 501(c)3 civic & community organization committed to promoting individual freedom, diversity, and celebrating heritage. An alliance dedicated to leadership through integrity, MALA provides a platform for people to share their individual stories & to speak for themselves; nurtures emerging community leaders; and unites Americans of all backgrounds to advance constructive solutions to extremism and human rights abuses. MALA is open to choice and creed, and we embrace free expression, gender equality, and pluralism as cherished universal ideals.

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1875 Connecticut Ave NW

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