Explore Khan Murjan, win AED 35,000 in prizes


khan-murjanKhan Murjan, the inspired recreation of a historic 14th century souk at Wafi, brings history alive throughout Dubai Shopping Festival offering a captivating experience uniting culture and tradition; it is also offering a chance to win an extraordinary prize worth AED 5000 everyday.

There is a free daily competition for anyone who visits Khan Murjan, to discover the location of ‘The Khan Murjan Door’.  It is hidden in the many alleys and passageways of the souk to allow shoppers to find the door whilst appreciating the rich architectural detail of the souk and entering the draw to secure the prize. The door has not been located for seven days therefore the value of the prize has accumulated to 35,000dhs! The draw is held every day at 7.30pm so ensure you visit today to stand a chance to win.

Khan Murjan is part of Wafi’s recent extensive developments and its authentic souk environment is a cornerstone of DSF 2009 as it unites artistry and heritage by offering unique displays from talented craftsmen and a carnival of entertainers.

Throughout DSF Khan Murjan offers daily demonstrations from a variety of international skilled craftsmen such as a carpet weaver from Iran, a wood engraver from Morocco and a glass blower from Egypt; plus exciting Tanoura dancers from Egypt and musical entertainers from Syria from 12noon until 10pm.

“Khan Murjan is a major landmark in Dubai.  It is a souk of outstanding architectural beauty, alive with the bustle of craftsmen creating and displaying their wares, it offers residents and tourists even more variety of shopping and impressive experiences,” said Shajahan Unneen, General Manager for Wafi Property. “Khan Murjan’s DSF activities will motivate people to visit and browse the souk to discover the traditions of Arabian heritage and hopefully the ‘Khan Murjan door, in order to win the daily prize”.

Wafi is a unique destination in the heart of Dubai offering an unrivalled collection of art, food, fashion, entertainment and lifestyle:

ART: Wafi is renowned for the beauty of its architecture, stained glass windows, hand carved statues. Regular art exhibitions are held for public appreciation.
FASHION: Wafi offers a unique retail experience with over 350 stores providing the world’s most original, revered and influential fashion brands, many of which are exclusive to Wafi.
FOOD: Wafi offers a distinctive collection of dining opportunities with over 20 restaurants and an excellent choice of cafes.

ENTERTAINMENT: Wafi is designed to entertain, from the Encounter Zone with its virtual rides, and games, to a variety of late night venues and live musical performances.

LIFESTYLE: From Cleopatra’s Spa to Pharaohs leisure club, with the highest indoor climbing wall in UAE and the new Medi Spa, Wafi offers a complete lifestyle experience, complemented by the prestigious 5* hotel,   Raffles Dubai.
WAFI is owned and operated by MKM LLC.


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