Cool Best Drone Pictures images

By | January 2, 2018

A few nice best drone pictures images I found:

Image from page 66 of “Arabia: the cradle of Islam : studies in the geography, people and politics of the peninsula, with an account of Islam and mission work” (1900)
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Title: Arabia: the cradle of Islam : studies in the geography, people and politics of the peninsula, with an account of Islam and mission work
Year: 1900 (1900s)
Authors: Zwemer, Samuel Marinus, 1867-1952
Subjects: Missions — Arabian Peninsula Islam Islam Arabian Peninsula Arabian Peninsula — Description and travel Arabian Peninsula — Missions
Publisher: New York Toronto : F. H. Revell
Contributing Library: Princeton Theological Seminary Library
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or their ways partake too much of thoseof the infidels of the rest of Europe. Photography is aforbidden art and money with images of queens and em-perors is only used with the prayer is tag fir allah, I ask par-don of God. On the other hand many old European coinsno longer current are looked upon as being doubly valuable asamulets and charms. One of these, the Mishkash is supposedto have special virtues for newly-married women. The irony of history, as Hurgronje remarks, was notsatisfied that at Medina the grave of Mohammed who cursedsaint-worship should become a centre of pilgrimage, but addedthe circumstance that at Mecca, Moslem women, who rejectimages and Christ-worship, should prize as an amulet the im- THE HOLY LAND OF ARABI/I-MECCA 43 age of Jesus and an Evangelist. Of course, the womenthemselves are in total ignorance of the inscription and char-acter of the coin. There is a great abundance of schools at Mecca but noeducation. Everything is on the old lines, beginning and end-

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A CHRISTIAN COIN USED AS AN AMULET BY MECCAN WOMEN. ing with the Koran, that Procrustean bed for the human intel-lect. The letter killeth. And it is the letter first, foremostand always that is the topic of study. The youth learn toread the Koran not to understand its meaning, but to drone itout professionally at funerals and feasts, so many chapters forso many shekels. Modern science or history are not evenmentioned, much less taught, at even the high-schools ofMecca. Grammar, prosody, calligraphy, Arabian history, andthe first elements of arithmetic, but chiefly the Koran com-mentaries and traditions, traditions, traditions, form the curric-ulum of the Mohammedan college. Those who desire a post-graduate course devote themselves to Mysticism {Tassawaf)or join an order of the Derwishes who all have their represent-ative sheikhs at Mecca. The method of teaching in the schools of Mecca, which canbe taken as an example of the best that Arabia affords, is asfollows. The child of intellec

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