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A group of Muslim women speak after Friday prayer.
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A Child's Ramadan
Mercy
under light
Eid – ul – Fitr Namaz (Prayer)
Multimodal Ramadan
clergy man
love
My Vision of my life.
This photo was taken in Mecca
Taqiya
Evil Eye
Burka free women
You don't know me!
spirit
Pray In Mosque
Whirling Dervish
Veil covering the top
The Taj Mahal.
A truck driver in Lucknow announces "God Is One."
En route to the Qadm Rasool in Lucknow, India.
Hands-free
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Taqiya

Taqiya is a short, rounded skullcap which is often worn for religious purposes. In Islam, Muslims wear taqiya during the 5 daily prayers.

TAGS: Culture, India, Islam, People, Portrait, United Arab Emirates

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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Member since 2017
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Jayson Esguerra.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2017
Total Views: 40
Filed Under: People
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Sept. 8, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D3300
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Al Ain, United Arab Emirates