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Art of Arabic Calligraphy

Arabic Calligraphy : At early times, Arabic Calligraphy was considered as a tool for communication; however, with time, people started using this art for coin design, decoration and architecture as well. Although Arabic tribes were in favor of memorizing poetry and texts; the first Muslims took the step to document all details into Qur’an Kareem, the holy book. There are so many interesting facts about how these scripts were developed in the form of such complex and beautiful shapes; the secrets are hidden in the history of Arabic/Islamic Calligraphy. The Arabic Scripts were originated at several locations, in different periods during the Islamic Empire. The objects from various regions and periods vary in overall design while demonstrating the creativity of...

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