Arabic Calligraphy, Earth

"Earth" in Arabic. This is so beautiful.I know tattoos are forbidden in Islam but I'd really love this!

Islamic tile design. Spain. I like how eight stars in the center make a square.

This is an example of the Islamic tiling tradition. I feel this would inspire Emily because she talked about this type of art in the play. She says this is submission to the formal language, and doorway to freedom.

Mecca - All those rows are rows filled with people praying. Amazing!

MAKKAH is the holiest city in the Islamic world. Every year, millions of Muslims take a pilgrimage to Mecca