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Welcome to Henna Cafe Marrakech

Welcome to Henna Cafe Marrakech

Warmest welcome to the Henna Café Mission of The Henna Café Project Offering free education to local residents of Marrarkech alongside a unique traditional Moroccan experience for those visiting the city, the Henna Café is a cultural center in the native heart of the Marrakech Medina providing professional clean Henna tattoos and wonderfully traditional food…

Sequins cabaret to benefit Henna Cafe

Sequins cabaret to benefit Henna Cafe

We are hugely grateful to breast cancer survivor and Londoner Yvette Cowles who is set to bring her one woman show Sequins on my Balcony to Marrakech for a one-off charity performance on Friday 16 January 2015 for the benefit of Henna Cafe. A soloist with Johara Dance Company and founder of Dance Yourself Happy classes which combine dance and…

Henna during Eid-el-Fitr

Henna during Eid-el-Fitr

Originating from Yemen, Libya, Sudan, India and, of course, Morocco, the art of Henna spread to Europe in the 19th century and is now seen as a desirable fashion all over the world as well as a tradition. In the Arab-Muslim world it is often used at times of celebration such as holidays, weddings and Eid….

Darija Lessons at Henna cafe
Associaton Assafou

Associaton Assafou

Henna Cafe are proud to support the Association Assafou for rural development. The specific project we are supporting is in Agounsane a village which is in less than an hour from Marrakech but in an isolated position in the mountians behind Tahanout. The Assafou association has built a school and hired a teacher.  The school opened…

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Lori Gordon Presents Morocco Adorned at Henna Cafe

Lori Gordon Presents Morocco Adorned at Henna Cafe

  Henna Cafe Cultural Association, a partner in Marrakech Biennale 2104, are delighted to announce that internationally recognized American artist Lori K. Gordon will be presenting a collection of work at the cafe’s first floor gallery during the Biennale, February 26-March 31, 2014. Gordon, who is Founder and President of Six Degrees Consortium, will be…

Sunday Club for kids  in Bab Doukalla

Sunday Club for kids in Bab Doukalla

A huge thank you to Lori Gordon  who has been running the Henna Cafe Sunday clubs for kids .           the Children attending are enjoying lots of fab creative activities.               The cafe provided Abdellah with a new set of strings for his guitar, so…

Bridal henna

Bridal henna

The henna ceremony the bride to Tangier In Morocco, the wedding traditions differ from one region to another, and each region or city customs that are specific to it. In Tangier , on the morning of henna , the bride goes to the hammam with her ​​friends and family to wash and be beautiful ….

Amber and the Sunday kids club.

Amber and the Sunday kids club.

Since arriving in Marrakech in September Amber has been running a kids club in Bab Doukalla every Sunday. Offering creative classes and lessons to Children from the area around Henna Cafe. Here are a few pics from the past weeks.   We are delighted these classes will continue thanks to the generous donation of time…

Thanks to Louise for her pics of a visit to Henna cafe

Thanks to Louise for her pics of a visit to Henna cafe

We love to have pics of our wonderful customers thanks for sending this to us Louise!