In pictures: 16th edition of the Sharjah Heritage Days

The festival, organised by Sharjah Institute for Heritage, is being held under the theme "With Heritage, We Rise".
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Emiratis attend the Sharjah Heritage Days festival in the emirate of Sharjah.
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An Emirati woman weaves fabric during the Sharjah Heritage Days festival in the emirate of Sharjah.
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Emirati women weave palm fronds during the Sharjah Heritage Days festival in the emirate of Sharjah.
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An Emirati woman prepares traditional henna during the Sharjah Heritage Days festival in the emirate of Sharjah.
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An Emirati man makes traditional coffee during the Sharjah Heritage Days festival in the emirate of Sharjah.
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Emirati girls attend a class at a traditional school during the Sharjah Heritage Days festival in the emirate of Sharjah.
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Emirati boys attend a class at a traditional school during the Sharjah Heritage Days festival in the emirate of Sharjah.
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An Emirati fisherman prepares a cage during the Sharjah Heritage Days festival in the emirate of Sharjah.
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An Emirati woman weaves palm fronds during the Sharjah Heritage Days festival in the emirate of Sharjah.