Heroes Real Woman

Returning to the Roots

Not everyone feels a connection with his or her cultural heritage, as Professor Rafia Obaid Ghubash, Founder, ‘Women’s Museum’, a first in the Emirates and the Arab region, does. She tells Yasmeen Maqbool how by glimpsing backwards, we learn to know ourselves better and move forward TO READ MORE …….. SUBSCRIBE TO FEMINA MIDDLE EAST

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Keying in to the Soul

She touches the piano and it springs to life! Just like how a seasoned actor takes a play to the next level; so can a musician find greater depths in a composition straight from the heart. Nadia Dandachi, the 22-year-old Saudi pianist shares with Yasmeen Maqbool of her passion for music and medicine TO READ…

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Indomitable Spirit

“Whatever brings you down is already under you. Rise above it – it will make your stronger,” says Asma Nabeel. Head of Films at Crew Motion Pictures, writer, advertising enthusiast, poet, lyricist, filmmaker and a cancer survivor. Manju Ramanan speaks to the unstoppable achiever from Pakistan TO READ MORE …….. SUBSCRIBE TO FEMINA MIDDLE EAST

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Conquering the Cavern

The surreal world that spread within the caves of Son Doong was a leaf out of the unimaginable for three Emirati sisters Reem, Noora and Mahra Al Mulla, who dared to scale down into the world’s largest cave in May this year. At more than 200m high, 150m wide and 7km long, in Quang Binh…

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