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Synonyms for calligraphy

beautiful handwriting

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Islamabad -- Pakistan National Council of the Arts has invited calligraphist from all over Pakistan for participation in the National Exhibition of Calligraphy 2014.
The paintings are part of the exhibits displayed at the recently-concluded artistic workshop organised by the Iranian calligraphist at the visual art centre of the Ministry of Culture Arts and Heritage and the Iranian embassy in Doha.
Some of these places host craft markets at which artists attired in the garb of traditional calligraphists (Ong Do) produce and sell Tet artefacts such as the well-known 'parallel sentences' which are bought and hung on walls in homes.
The Cabinet also hailed the opening of King Fahd Complex's Forum for the Holy Quran's Most Famous Calligraphists held in Madinah as well as the First Saudi Conference for Orphans Care organized by the Insan Charitable Society for the Care of Orphans in Riyadh.
Turkish calligraphists have left for Saudi Arabian city of Medina to take part in an international exhibition.
In addition, there was henna painting for ladies and calligraphists wrote the names of visitors in beautiful Arabic calligraphic style all free of charge.
Initially, the calligraphists were brought from central Asia as they had knowledge of paper from China whereas the Indian calligraphists worked on birch bark.
Turkish calligraphists have always made the paper, pens and ink they used and the paper used to be painted with natural dyes.
Ferguson opined confidently, "Considering the full details as to historical ownership, Song dynasty imperial seals, Song dynasty annotations, annotations by two of the most famous calligraphists, Su Shi and Dong Qichang, and its present state of preservation, this scroll is probably the most complete and perfect specimen of early Chinese paintings in any collection.
The conference was attended by the Advisor to the Prime Minister for National History and Herritage Irfan Siddiqi, Secretary of the concerned Division Amir Hussain, ambassadors from Islamic countries including Turkey and calligraphists from Muslim countries including Pakistan.
Set to sharpen his talent, he went through a number of arts courses at the Arts Institute in Baghdad where he benefited from the expertise of the prominent Iraqi calligraphists Hashem Al Baghdadi and Sadiq Al Duri.
There was also henna painting for ladies and calligraphists who wrote the names of visitors in Arabic.
The film will be seen on the sidelines of the Quran's most famous calligraphists forum scheduled to be organized by the complex on the 22nd of this month, organizers said.