In This Issue
We want this issue of Sekka to be: a source of hope for you, our readers. In our current world of distressing and heartbreaking news, we wanted our first issue since the onset of the Covid-19 crisis to focus on the good things that are happening in the Gulf region, and to breathe hope and optimism into your lungs.
Letter from the Editors
Words have the ability to change minds – something Sheikha Bodour knows and is an arbiter of.
“My ultimate big goal is to create a platform and help produce songs for other artists who would sing meaningful, positive songs.”
Manal Ataya is responsible for managing and developing 16 museums in the Emirate of Sharjah.
How Rashed Al Nuaimi went from crooning on Instagram to performing in the home of American musicals.
‘Keep moving forward’ is a motto emblazoned in Danah’s mind.
Hassan Meer is making a name for himself in the country’s growing art scene.
What started as a project with her children at home, turned to one of Muscat’s most popular weekend spots.
Meet these forces.
Arts and Culture
“They brought life into the Peninsula.”
There is a deep connection between mothers and the Ramadan table.
In spite of their privileged position in the region, the Al Khalifa sisters never rest on their laurels.
This crisis paves the way for word-of-mouth rumors and speculation to spread like wildfire.
We give you a photo tour inside these charming destinations.