Saturday, July 09, 2005

Mozambique: Ablutions

Mozambique 8, originally uploaded by babasteve.

"The sign, in Portuguese, reads: 'Ruins of the first mosque constructed in our country.' It was probably built in the 14 or 15 hundreds on Mozambique Island off the coast of northerm Mozambique. The water in the background is the Indian ocean, and the man is doing his ceremonial washing before prayers..."


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