Soka Gakkai International Gulf celebrating “The Poetic Heart: Connecting Humanity” at Dubai Knowledge Village, Dubai, UAE on 14th February 2013.
(From Left to Right) – Rakesh Tharoor, Dr. Akash Ouchi, Jason Carter, Geeta Chhabra, Dr. Shihab Ghanem, Imam Ghanem, Mrs. Akash Ouchi.

A scene of international bonding… at a dinner meet at Marrakech in Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai UAE on 15th February 2013.
(From Left to Right) – Dr. Nizar Ghanem from Yemen, Geeta Chhabra from India, Francesca M. Corrao from Italy, Dr. Shihab Ghanem from UAE, Rakesh Tharoor from India, Ved Chhabra from India, Val Ghanem from Canada, T. Shihab from UAE, Dr. Akash Ouchi from Japan, Dr. Qais Ghanem from Canada.

Celebrating Poetry… on an evening at the resident of Dr. Shihab Ghanem in Dubai on 1st March 2013.
(From Left to Right) – Itimad El Mrani, Dr. Hassan El Mrani, Geeta Chhabra, Dr. Shihab Ghanem.