Jordanian Cultural Night at Waseda University

By October 8, 2019May 22nd, 2020No Comments

Oct 08, 2020.

The Jordanian Embassy in Tokyo and the Intercultural Communication Center (ICC) of the University of Waseda co-organized a Jordanian Cultural Night “Discover the Hidden Charms of Jordan”.

The event included a presentation on Jordan’s history and culture as well as Jordan-Japan Relations by Her Excellency Lina Annab, Ambassador of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to Japan, in addition to a photo gallery of Jordan’s nature and historical sites, such as Petra and Wadi Rum.

During the event, a quiz about Jordan was conducted and prizes were handed to the winners. Also the attendees enjoyed Arabic Coffee in addition to a wide variety of Jordanian traditional food and had the chance to try on Jordanian traditional cloths, and have their names written in Arabic by a professional Japanese calligrapher.

The event was attended by more than 120 students and graduates of the University and took place in the Okuma Garden House on the 8th of October.