Worshipper, Al Aqsa Mosque, East Jerusalem

IBS20150202-0025The women gather at the front of the Mosque and sit at tables to pray, read, and study the Koran. Some politely prefer not to interact but this woman communicated with eye contact and some conversation about what the women do there. They pray aloud and when the Israeli Soldiers come close they pray even louder. Their presence in strong.

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Dome of The Rock.
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A very old olive tree.
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The Al Aqsa Mosque.

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All images © 2015 Iris Brito Stevens. All rights reserved.

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