whoweretheqajars:

Breathtaking image of the Kaaba in Mecca from E.W. Blatchford’s personal collection.
Blatchford was an American pastor who traveled around Europe and through the Middle East from 1890-1900. Mrs. Howard Bliss, Blatchford’s daughter, donated his 801 photograph collection to the American University of Beirut, where they are now held. 

whoweretheqajars:

Breathtaking image of the Kaaba in Mecca from E.W. Blatchford’s personal collection.

Blatchford was an American pastor who traveled around Europe and through the Middle East from 1890-1900. Mrs. Howard Bliss, Blatchford’s daughter, donated his 801 photograph collection to the American University of Beirut, where they are now held. 

(via flawlessescape)



also apparently there’s some protests going on in a couple of malls in Riyadh, SaudiA

i know one was about political detainees but anyways yeah, someone is livetweeting them and ITS ALL IN…ARABIC……


supernoupha:

King Faisal with king Abdullah and king Fahad.

supernoupha:

King Faisal with king Abdullah and king Fahad.