Russian people, taken in an hypothetical trip to Saudi Arabia to get acquainted to its cultural renaissance

السبت 1439/1/17 هـ الموافق 2017/10/07 م واس
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Moscow, Muharram 16, 1439 H., October 6, 2017, SPA -- Using the augmented reality technology, organizers of the Saudi cultural exhibition, ongoing in Moscow on the fringes of the current visit of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud to Russian Federation, created a rare opportunity for Russian exhibition visitors to travel within minutes in an hypothetical trip to what most of them think in the past is no more than a desert country and home of Islam's sacred places.
Using Arabic, English and Russian languages, the film takes its viewers to ancient city of Al-Dareya, capital of the first Saudi state, the two holy cities of Makkah and Al-Madinah Al-Munawarah, and Madaen Saleh.
A plastic arts exhibition, displaying a collection of 54 works by more than 34 Saudi female and male classic and modern artists, stunned Russian visitors, as well, with most of them expressing surprise to see modern arts flashing from what they imagine as a totally different country.
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