Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Mauritania: Man, Mosque, and Manuscripts

friday mosque, originally uploaded by roadwarrior.

Chinguetti's Friday Mosque supposedly dated back to the 13/14th century and the squared minaret is said to be the 2nd oldest in use in the world. Chinguetti, a medieval trading center founded in the 13th century, is home to libraries full of ancient manuscripts.

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Saturday, August 25, 2007

Morocco: Meknes Market

market, originally uploaded by .mchung.

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Wednesday, August 22, 2007

India: Seaside Supplications

Praying ..., originally uploaded by Paren.

Monday, August 06, 2007

Yemen: Fantastic Four

Family, originally uploaded by Mernas.