All’s Well That Ends Well

Today was the last day of programs during the tour. For the grand finale, the schedule was again packed. We had a whole day program at the Cairo university. Meanwhile, there was the last inner peace workshop at Darb 1718 gallery, followed by a concert at the Swiss club. Nichola, Isa, Anand and Tara went …

The Last Art Gallery

Today we had another program which took place at the Mashrabia, Gallery of Contemporary Art in Cairo. We had a wonderful meditation, music and really thoughtful and deep conversations with the people at the program and lots of dancing! It was a very joyful program. At the end we even had a special performance by …

Art Lounge, Cairo

After feasting on a breakfast of fruit salad, crepes and nutella, those of us who remained at the flat started a weary yet inspired session of brainstorming and planning activities, introsoective exercises and balancing techniques for our programs over the next few days. We were treated to a delicious Egyptian lunch with our lovely neighbor …

Children’s Museum and Live Concert

Today we visited the the Children Museum in Cairo. We had two programmes with young children from ages 6 to 12 years old. We split into two groups and had games and meditations for the children both outside and inside the building! Outside, we sat under a beautiful tree that was blossoming with pink flowers. …

Busy Cairo

The first five days here in Egypt have merged from one to the other into a whirlwind of taxi rides, meetings, cafés, more meetings, train rides, phone calls, even more meetings, and finally our first unofficial workshop two days ago with 26 young people from AISEC, a youth organization in Alexandria. Basically, the usual routine …