Crafts and Industries through the Ages

Land of religions

Land of religions Egypt in the modern age continues to keep the same spirit of tolerance it has been known for capitation was cancelled in the mid – 19th century and citizenship became the basis of the relations among Egyptians. Al-Azhar University was developed to the modern university. The same time a new Coptic cathedral was built in Abbasya. In the 20th, the synagogue was built on Adly St. in the heart of Cairo, as token of Egypt being

the blessed land of all religions. Most of the Egyptian historians consider 1805 AD the national beginning of the modern Egyptian history. In that year Mohamed Ali took power and embarked on his weighty experience of modernizing Egypt which has been the cornerstone of developing the Egyptian society till now.