In this world
love has no color
yet how deeply
is stained by yours.
Izumi Shikibu (via bhagyawati)
Ali, from Majid Majidi's Children of Heaven 
Consuelo Kanaga - [Untitled] (Young Girl, Tennessee)
Young men and women borrowing books from a mobile library in the Ghana…. On the road for over 100 days a year, these vans traveled across the country providing greater access to books to those outside of the major capitals.
Do not be fooled by one who recites the Qur’an. His recitation is but speech, but look to those who act according to it.
Umar ibn Al-Khattab (may Allah be pleased with him) [Al-Khatib, Iqtida Al-Ilm Al-Amal (109)] (via poeticislam)
Imam Mosque (Isfahan, Iran); A 3D Panorama of Interior view of main prayer hall.
Iranian model wearing ancient Persian jewelry from the Louvre in Paris, 1976.