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Al Hammadiyah in the region of Sūhāj is a town in Egypt - some 242 mi (or 389 km) South of Cairo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Al Hammadiyah is now 07:12 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Cairo" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Urban Bani Wasil, Unaybis, Shandawil, Qina, Juhaynah or Akhmim. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Wanninah ash Sharqiyah, Wanninah al Gharbiyah, Tunus, Suhaj, Saqultah wa al 'Arab and Jazirat Mahrus. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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It's Countryside

16:41 min ( April 18, 2012 by saverio pesapane)
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Shopping in Luxor Egypt

00:56 min ( October 20, 2012 by marmansal)
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The shop across the road has some, well shit really, as described by Mohamed who works there, go and see him, great guy. He will even take the shirt off your back, if your his size!!!


The Coptic Orthodox White Monastery

01:30 min ( September 30, 2009 by petnag999)
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The Copts White Monastery of saint shenouda in sohag city , Egypt

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Interesting facts about this location

White Monastery

The Coptic White Monastery is a Coptic Orthodox monastery named after Saint Shenouda the Archimandrite. It is located near the Upper Egyptian city of Sohag, and about four kilometers south east of the Red Monastery. The name of the monastery is derived from the color of the white limestone of its outside walls. The White Monastery is architecturally similar to the Red Monastery.

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Located at 26.58, 31.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Christian monasteries established in the 5th century, Christian monasteries in Egypt, Coptic Orthodox monasteries, Oriental Orthodox congregations established in the 5th century

Red Monastery

The Red Monastery is a Coptic Orthodox monastery named after an Egyptian saint called Pishay (who is not to be confused with the famous Saint Pishoy). It is located near the Upper Egyptian city of Souhag, and about four Km north west of the White Monastery. The name of the monastery is derived from the color of the construction material of its outside walls, consisting of red (burnt) brick.

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Located at 26.58, 31.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Christian monasteries established in the 4th century, Christian monasteries in Egypt, Coptic Orthodox monasteries

Athribis (Upper Egypt)

Athribis, also known to the ancient Greeks as Triphieion or Tripheion, and to the ancient Egyptians as Hut-Repyt, was an ancient city of Egypt, in the Panopolite nome. The modern village of Wannina in the Sohag Governorate is situated here. It is located some 10 km southwest of the city of Akhmim, on the west bank of the Nile.

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Located at 26.58, 31.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Populated places in Sohag Governorate, Roman sites in Egypt, Titular Sees of the Coptic Orthodox Church

Akhmim

Akhmim is a city in the Sohag Governorate of Upper Egypt. Referred to by the ancient Greeks as Khemmis, Chemmis and Panopolis, it is located on the east bank of the Nile, 4 miles to the northeast of Sohag.

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Located at 26.58, 31.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Egypt, Populated places in Sohag Governorate

El-Maragha

El-Maragha is a city in the Sohag Governorate in Upper Egypt. It is located on the west bank of the Nile.

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Located at 26.58, 31.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Sohag Governorate