Egypt : Minister's Guest Contest From

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1. In which month of the Islamic calendar does the Hajj, or pilgrimage to Mecca, take place?

2. From which of Alexander's generals was "the" Cleopatra descended?

3. Which saint is said to be the founder of the Coptic Church?

4.Name the Eighth Century Muslim scholar who is credited with bringing modern astrology to the Western world.

5.What is the English meaning of the Egyptian Spring holiday called Sham el Nessim?

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