"Rebellious Silence" Shirin Neshat, 1994. (photo taken by C. Preston). Neshat is an Iranian visual artist living in New York, whose work deals primarily with issues of identity and sexuality for Muslim women.
KABSA aka MACHBUS ~~~ a kabsa is a meat and rice dish generally made with black pepper, cloves, cardamom, saffron, cinnamon, black lime, bay leaves, nutmeg, and a type of meat (chicken, goat, lamb, camel, beef, fish, or shrimp). the spices, rice, and meat may be augmented with almonds, pine nuts, peanuts, onions and/or sultanas. [Saudi Arabia] [adventuressheart]
Miniature painting of a Persian horse in hand made watercolour paints, with shell gold, emeralds and rubies on tea stained wasli paper. https://www.facebook.com/IslamicOttomanAstrology/photos/a.437322256317833.114998.437194519663940/685030968213626/?type=3