“ I wish I could show you when you are lonely or in darkness the astonishing light of your own being.” - Hafez
i started this blog in the summer of 2009 ...
so many people before us expressed love in myriad forms - so many are looking now for the place they belong to - that inner place - and many more will come after us
the 'authors' of images and other material included here, are mentioned as far as i have knowledge of them - please suggest rectifications when needed
also please do not copy-paste any of my personal commentaries unless you name the source, thx - AA
Amulets are often worn on the body or hung in architectural spaces. Their purpose is to protect against ailments and other types of danger and to encourage success and fortitude. This one is covered with micrographic writing, including verses from the Qur’an and the 99 Beautiful Names (al-asma al-husna) of God, which describe his divine attributes. Qur’anic verses are considered by some believers to have protective powers.