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Prayer Times Beirut

Magnum Photos Gilles Peress August 1982. It is time for prayer and meditation for an Israeli army position during the ceasefire in West Beirut. During the Lebanon War of 1982, Yasser Arafat and PLO forces were

I am dutch, and this is Holland. My grandpa would go back to his homeland just to visit the tulip fields. Definitely a future destination.

Huguette Caland B1931 Beirut -- the Paris of the Middle East at this time. 34”x49.5” mixed media on linen, 2010

from Get Fed | A Catholic Blog to Feed Your Faith

The 4 Patron Saints of Impossible Causes

On point. Repost from @karunaezara: woke this morning deeply disturbed by the news from #Paris but more amazed by the attention it received on social media. I understand Paris is a beloved and familiar space for a lot of people but it troubled me that #Beirut a city my father grew up in had received so little attention after the horrific bombings two days earlier. It also troubled me that #Baghdad a place I have absolutely no connection with received even less attention after the senseless…

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My dad always remind me to recite this after every solat. Amin. Sponsor a poor child learn Quran with $10, go to FundRaising http://www.ummaland.com/s/hpnd2z

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from Business Insider

Gorgeous Pictures Of The Holy Land From 120 Years Ago

Now let's look around the rest of the Holy Land ... Beirut was a large city even at the turn of the century.

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