Renas application

Hi there

This is Lamia, I am a Sudanese dentist, hand-crafter and a traveller with a great passion toward the original cultures and hand crafts. I can’t stop my self from collecting pieces of art from all over the world, so I decided to launch an APPLICATION to gather the crafters and the traditional arts as an attempt to preserve our heritage and share it with the world.


Sudan my home land is an African Arabian country with diversity and multicultural community. The unique site of Sudan makes the bridge between the Arabic countries in the north and sub Sahara desert countries. Therefore the site brought the people from all over Africa and the Arabian Peninsula to form a beautiful mosaic picture. The people came with their lifestyle,  food, dance, traditional costumes and arts. All these cultures have their impact on the society.

The Mission

My mission is to reflect this beauty to the world. Specially after the great peaceful revolution, which ended a brutal regime. Because of that regime Sudan was isolated for 30 years. Now our youth are taking over, they are eager to share their skills with the  world, with the same passion they want to discover the different cultures.


             During the revolution each woman or girl was named Kandaka. . Kush, Napata and Meroe were the kingdoms that ruled the north of the Sudan in the history. The women has a great role in these kingdoms. Women served as queens , warriors and leaders.The royal title of the ancient Nubian queens was Kandaka.  During the revolution each woman or girl was named Kandaka. That was symbol to celebrate the great rule of the women in the revolution,   which extended for eight months.

Therefore I named the application after RENAS. Kandaka Amani Renas is one of the greatest queens in Meroe. She led the army herself to fight the Romans who tried to invade her kingdom. The application is a tribute to the culture and glory was created by theses queens to defend their land and culture.

Nubian Culture

Nubian kings and queens has built their pyramids to take their belongings to the next life. So they buried their gold, furniture and food with them. The art is spectacular,  golden accessories, the wooden household, the brass, embroidery, the lifestyle and a lot  more  was just fascinating.

The mosaic

Nubian in the north of Sudan and the south of Egypt,  still preserving the culture in their rituals. Arabic tribes came from the Arabic peninsula,  with their language and religion to the north and middle of Sudan. Tribes  from the east have their own languages and cultures with beautiful costumes. In the west we have a great and rich kingdom Darfour with unique traditions in music, food and culture. Finally we have the African beautiful arts in the south.  My mission is to enlighten this history and diversity. which has a great influence in our modern culture,  and to celebrate the arts and cultures from all over the world.

Every artist is mostly welcomed to share their arts in our application Renas. Send me an email to myrenasapp@gamil.com to open the store. I will send you full information via email.

Thank you

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Wedding gifts ideas ( Fal )

Sudanese wedding gifts are important in our traditions. These traditions are our source of inspiration. In this series I will share with you some of our beautiful traditions and new wedding gifts ideas.

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Sudan is the heart of Africa where civilizations and cultures meet and evolve.

Traditions are respected in our various occasions like weddings, new baby, graduation, Religious festivals (eids) and more.

In this post we will discover one of the most beautiful traditions, during the weddings we are passionate about the distribution of small colored handmade gifts which called ( Fal ).

A symbol of happiness and joy. The guests keep them as a wish to have weddings in their families.

The Sudanese wedding has two or more displays, one with the while gown, the other with the Sudanese costume (usually red).

The bride can choose to learn how to dance in a certain way or she can just ware her dress and dance with her friends.

Red dress and red toub ( Sudanese traditional women costume. A piece of textile of 5 meters not sewed), golden jewelries, Henna drawings, locally made perfumes from Sandal wood and makeup unite to make the bride looks fabulous.

After the party the bride family distribute gifts to wish the bride the blessings and to wish them luck.

The gifts varies from Sudanese perfumes, scented Sudanese body scrub called dilka, sweets and many more.

The creativity of our young generation has upgraded the design and ideas of the Fal.

Renas Application features Cadeau by the young designer Leen, with fresh wedding gifts ideas This talented artist offers a new vision of the weddings guests gifts (Fal).

Cadeau store will help you to celebrate your weddings with unique gifts, were designed just for you.

Join us in Renas Application for entrepreneurs online stores, order your gifts and make your wedding sparkle.

The serum that I love

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      Always believed that the serum is the best food for the skin. Usually I am looking for certain ingredients in the serum, like the hyaluronic acid, vitamin C, tea tree and many more for their important benefits. They were doing just fine for my skin, but as I am growing I wanted something more efficient to keep my youthful skin for longer time.

       As a dentist with a medical background I started to do my research for more advanced ingredients, until I found this revolutionary serum, Luminesce serum is my latest discovery. I have followed my friend advice to try the system as l said here https://renasapp.net/ageless-anti-aging-product/?preview=true&frame-nonce=87bc752d06.

The ingredients:

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The serum revitalizes the cells with botanical ingredients, including coconut and sweet potato root extracts.

The benefits

I have suffered from the dark circles since I was a teenager, the problem persisted, After three month of daily use of the serum I am so happy with the results. My skin is soft, firm, full and really hydrated. The fine line are much better. The dark spots from the sunburn are faded, the jaw line is more defined and the skin looks glowing. The effect of the antioxidants and the vitamins is clear, my skin has restored its beautiful tone.

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Ageless Anti-aging product

What’s Instantly Ageless?

Instantly Ageless is an anti-aging product and it is my latest discovery. to enhance the eye appearance. This revolutionary cream from jeunesseglobal.com is a miracle.

Dr. Yasmin my best friend, told me about her beautiful experience with the ageless cream, when I noticed her remarkable results. She is a hard worker dentist, coach, entrepreneur, motive speaker and mother. Eventually her lifestyle has affected her skin. Specially her eyes, but I was astonished to see her. Her eyes were glowing. No bags or fine wrinkles.

The Golden advice

I have the same problem, So I was so excited try it myself, specially with the instant results, seriously the effect was outstanding. For six to hours my eyes looked younger and the skin around the was firm.

Instantly Ageless

Instantly ageless is a cream for anti-aging treatment. It removes the bags, fine lines, wrinkles and pores. Leaving your eyes with The look of your dreams. The amazing effects include:

  1. Forehead wrinkles will fade away.
  2. Improve the appearance of the under eyebrow area.
  3. Eye brow will be lifted.
  4. Remove the under eye bag.
  5. Tighten the pores.

This will last around eight hours. I am not so brave to try something new. but after doing my research about the company jeunesseglobal.com which focus on youth enhancement and help people to look and feel younger. I was convinced to try their products. My medical background has helped me to study in depth the science behind the products. The Instantly antiage is a revolutionary product indeed, eventually I bought it with the whole system of the skin Luminesce . From the first use everybody has noticed the difference. They were asking me about the beautiful change.the following video

I love working from home, jeunesseglobal.com gave me the best products to love my skin again, And a great chance to work from home and make a good income, build a network, catch opportunities and meet great coaches and motive speakers.

Working from home is the hope after the mass loss of jobs around the world. Jeunesseglobal.com provides a beautiful opportunity to enjoy their high quality products and work from home.

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Ancient Sudanese gold and the tomb raiders (1)


           The north of Sudan is the land of many great civilizations. The land in the Sahara desert around the Nile from the first cataract to the sixth cataract  was called  Ethiopia by the Greek ( the new Ethiopia was Abyssinia at that time). The monuments of the kingdoms Kush, Napata and Meroe are unique. The palaces, temples, statues and most important their pyramids show the greatness of these civilizations.  

            These kingdoms were rich in gold (until now the mining for gold is going on) and they had incredible collections of handicrafts. These treasures are displayed in the Egyptian Museum in Berlin-Germany and in the State Collection of Egyptian Art in Munich-Germany. The story of how these priceless collection  have reached these museums is interesting.

          In the nineteenth century, the competition between the European kingdoms was fierce in founding and expanding museums. Italy, France and Germany ruler were fighting to occupy the land in Asia and Africa and to steal the treasures from these countries to bring the best collections for their palaces and museums. The atmosphere was perfect for the tomb raiders and the adventurers to travel and try their luck.

The Tomb Raider

Giuseppe Ferlini is an Italian doctor who served in Sudan as a military doctor with the Egyptian occupation army in 1830. After short period of service in Greece and Egypt where he learned about the old mysterious ruins and pyramids in the Sudan. In 1834 he decided to quit his service and start his adventure to EXCAVATE for treasures in the Meroitic ruins to sell them in Europe.

He started to dig in Naqaa, Wad Ban Naqa and Musawwarat EL-Safra. The combat mate doctor became a tomb raider failed to find the treasures.

The Treasure

Ferlini decided to head toward Albajrawia. This is a royal cemetery. kings and queens of Meroe were buried there. The highest pyramid was number 6. It belongs to the great famous queen Amanishakhito. Her wars against the Romans and victories were unscripted on the wall of her pyramid. The tomb raider found this precious monument. He decided to demolish it. By inforcing the locals. They started from the top. And started to dismantle the pyramid in a brutal way to find the treasure.

THE europeans didn’t believe his story. The mysterious Africa the land of blacks couldn’t have this high quality jewelries. Ferlini wrote a catalogue to describe his adventure.


Here are some of the tomb raider confessions

“While I was resting in this manner, I was summoned by faithful servant; whereby my companion and I got up and I raced back, my heart filled with high hopes of some delightful adventure.

”Having climbed the pyramid, we found the servant laying on his stomach on the exposed surface. over an opening that had been uncovered. the blacks wanted to drag the servant aside, so that they could reach down ”.

Having sent for some other faithful servants, we let them continue the work in our presence. The exposed opening was founded of poorly laid stones and permitted us a dim view into a cavity and its contents(in the rubble filling of the pyramid).

We had the large that lay above it removed, exposing a rectangular chamber whose four walls consisted of large blocks that were parallel to the steps of outer surface of the pyramid. The chamber was roughly five high and six or seven feet square.

The Gold

The first thing we saw was a large object covered by white cloth of cotton or linen, but the ancient cloth fell into shreds at a mere touch. Beneath it there emerged a four sided be(Cataletto) or bier (bara)made of wood, supported by four smooth feet shaped like round staves, and with sides formed of numerous pieces of wood, alternating large and small, depicting symbolic figures.

Under this bier I found a bronze vase, which contained objects wrapped in cloths of the same type as the above-mentioned.On the floor of the chamber next to the vase lay bits of glass paste and stones strung on threads into chains, also amulets , little idols, a metal case, little turned boxes, a saw, a mallet, and numerous other objects.

I gathered everything I had found and packed into leather satchels and in this manner hid the gold from ARABS. At night I pulled out of the satchels the precious objects that I will describe in my catalogue, I studied them with my soul filled with joy, I admired the gold work, and upon seeing the quantity of it, I realized it had to exceed greatly all that which I knew was spread throughout the museums of Europe. The carved stones, I felt , not only equaled the best works of the Greeks, but even surpassed them

The fate of the treasure

Ferlini wanted to drew attention to his unique findings. Publishing catalogue about the gold brought him the concern of Ludwig 1 of Bavaria who bought some of the cache in 1840 adding ninety objects to the Royal antiquarian. Now (The Staatliche Sammlung Agyptischer Kunst, in Munich).

.The destruction of the precious pyramid in this brutal way shocked thee archaeologists. They are still excavating the site for more discoveries.

The GREAT SUDANESE KANDAKA AMANISHAKHITO 300 B.C fought the Romans. Her inscriptions are telling us how powerful she was. She was followed by Kandaka AmaniRenas who continued her war and defeated Romans.

The rest of the treasure stayed with a British agent in London.

Lepsius another treasures hunter learned about the GOLD. Hence he tried to convince the Prussian ruler to purchase it, but the ruler refused. Lepsius decided to start his famous expedition in the Nile valley (1942-45).




The Gold of Meroe by Karl-Heinz Priese


Abaya designer store

Zone of Art and Design logo

Abaya designer store in our online shops application Renas application . Featuring Zone of Art and Design (ZAD), by the Sudanese Abaya designer Shahd Abadi in Khartoum Sudan.

Abaya inspiration

Abaya designer Shahd Abadi has founded her store to fulfill her dream. She found her passion in designing abayas despite that she is a Sudanese scientist with a master degree in biochemistry. Shahd has discovered early that she has a great passion towards designing Abayas. At first she started to design abayas at the high school for herself and family. Those early designs were unique, subsequently they guided her to a professional designing career.

Green abaya design

The Revolution

The traditional Sudanese women dress is called thoob, still dominating in Sudan. It is so beautiful with it’s endless designs, decorations and materials. However wearing abayas became a trend in Sudan lately. The abaya is too easy to wear, wash and suitable for prayers specially for the young generation.

Shahd with her unique designs, great materials that suits the weather in the Sudan, and the affordable prices has invaded the markets. The univercity students love her designs for their graduation ceremonies. The brides adore her unique designs for their honeymoon trips, and the pregnant ladies feel comfortable in them.

Great demand of ZAD beautifully designed abayas by Shahd certainly was a surprise. The huge success encouraged Shahd to start her adventure. ZAD designer store was launched in 2016. As the first designer store for abayas in Khartoum. An adventure led her to become one of the most successful young entrepreneurs in Sudan.

Black abaya design with simple roses

The store has turned to a big showroom. Eventually ZAD abayas became a trend in the Sudanese market. abayas now are every where.

Fortunately Shahd became an idol for the young generation, motive speaker to inspire young women to pursuit their dreams, and a business woman who help others to grow. Despite the unstable conditions lately in Sudan, due to the revolution she has continued her progress and expansion.

take a tour in that spectacular store in Renas application. download the app from Google play. Read about Renas application here

Lamia Salih

Kandaka Amani Renas

The queen Amani Renas from the Meroitic Kushitic Kingdom is a great fighter. She defeated the Romans and built a strong kingdom. The women were very strong at the Meroitic era.here the informationabout her from wikipedia


Queen of Kush
Stele hamadab.JPG

Meroitic Stela found at Hamadab
Reignc. 40–10 BC
Born60s–50s BC
Diedc. 10 BC
Jebel Barkal(Bar. 4?)
Full name
Ameniras, Qore and Kandake
Full nameAmeniras, Qore and Kandake
Full name
Ameniras, Qore and Kandake
DynastyMeroitic period

Her full name and title was Amnirense qore li kdwe li (“Ameniras, Qore and Kandake”).[1]

Said among locals to have meant (” Amani is her name “) and the term kandake, pronounced kandaka means queen or strong female ruler.

She reigned from about 40 BC to 10 BC. She is one of the most famous kandakes, because of her role leading Kushite armies against the Romans in a war that lasted five years, from 27 BC to 22 BC. After an initial victory when the Kushites attacked Roman Egypt, they were driven out of Egypt by Gaius Petronius and the Romans established a new frontier at Hiere Sycaminos (Maharraqa).[2][3] Amanirenas was described as brave, and blind in one eye.

Meroitic inscriptions give Amanirenas the title of qore as well as kandake suggesting that she was a ruling queen. She is usually considered to be the queen referred to as “Candace” in Strabo‘s account of the Meroitic war against the Roman Empire. Her name is associated with those of Teriteqas and Akinidad, but the precise relationship between these three is not clear in the historical record.[4]

The early tombraiders stole the gold, unfortunately they have destroyed the pyramids to find the treasures. The collection of the fabulous belonging of the queens is in Berlin museum

I am so passionate about this forgotten civilization and so eager to reveal to the world through sharing this heritage with the world.
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