A Trip to the Native Canadian Centre

Two weeks ago, someone from a past trip came for a visit. It was none one other than Hanan Shafir, the site photographer of the Bethsaida Excavation Project I participated in way back in 2013. He was visiting his extended family in Toronto and attending a wedding. We had met twice before, the first time a … Continue reading A Trip to the Native Canadian Centre

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The Aga Khan Museum of Art, Toronto’s Gem

If you live in Toronto and are passionate about Middle Eastern culture, you should definitely visit the Aga Khan Museum. Located in the city’s east end, it houses some of the finest artifacts representing Islamic art. Such include manuscripts, architectural pieces, metalwork, glass work, and pottery from various regions, including North African and Middle Eastern … Continue reading The Aga Khan Museum of Art, Toronto’s Gem