[Flickr] Muslim women learning art at a local Muslim Art School (somewhere in South East Asia).
Posts tagged art.
لا حَوْلَ وَ لا قُوَّةَ اِلَّا بِاللّهِ
“There is no Might or Power except with Allah.”
Islam Through a Young Muslim’s Lens
A self-described “visual anthropologist” and social explorer, 27-year-old photographer Umair Jangda (not pictured) has created a remarkable series of images based on a simple, sneakily powerful concept: namely, that photographing Muslims of different ages and backgrounds dressed in both contemporary clothes and in traditional Islamic attire might well be one way to alter the perception of Islam in the West. “After a bit of a false start with this project,” Jangda told LIFE.com, “I realized that, ironically, I needed to show the stereotype [of how Muslims appear to Western eyes]