Juma Al Majid receives Veena Sikri

13 March, 2016

 Juma Al Majid President of Juma Al Majid Center for Culture and Heritage received on Sunday, 13 March 2016 an Indian delegation comprised of Dr.Veena Sikri Ambassador and Convener of South Asia Women’s Network, Mr. Anurag Bhushan Consul General of India in Dubai, Deepa Jain Consul and Dr.Aswini Mohapatra Chairperson in Centre of West Asian Studies in Jawaharlal Nehru University.

The delegation began a tour in manuscripts department and they were surprised when they saw the original manuscripts that dating back to hundreds of years.

During the meeting with Mr. Juma Al Majid Sikri said: "The trade relations between the UAE and India are strong and deep, and we came today to strengthen the cultural relations, especially between Juma Al Majid Center and Indian universities."

Juma Al Majid welcomed the collaboration with Indian universities, and pointed to the cultural relations between the center and many Arab and international universities in Asia, Africa and Europe.

At the end of the meeting, Juma Al Majid presented a value copy of Rubaiyat Omar Khayyam to Sikri, and thanked them for the visit.