Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Zabid, Yemen: Visions of the Past

Calligraphy inside the Iskandariyya Mosque in Zabid, Yemen, which dates back to the 14th and 16th centuries in its present construction.
Cityscape of Bayt al-Faqih, once a center of Medieval Islamic religious and scientific scholarship.

Mosque in Zabid.
Inside the fortress in Bayt al-Faqih near Zabid.

A remnant of Zabid's Arab Jewish history.

1 comment:

joel blecher جويل أبلاكر said...

in the end, these pictures turned out really well.