Designldg's photos with the lucknow

Eid Mubarak

Eid Mubarak
“ Abraham said:
"I will go to my Lord! He will surely guide me "O my Lord! Grant me a righteous son!" So We gave him the good news of a forbearing son. Then, when the son reached the age of serious work with him, Abraham said: "O my son! I have seen in a…
Added on October 17, 2013

Dreaming the Past

Dreaming the Past
“I can only note that the past is beautiful because one never realises an emotion at the time.
It expands later, and thus we don't have complete emotions about the present, only about the past.”
(Virginia Woolf - English write, 1882-1941)

This is a view…
Added on March 21, 2013

Sakina سكينة‎

Sakina سكينة‎
"While the Unbelievers got up in their hearts heat and cant - the heat and cant of ignorance,- Allah sent down His Sakina - tranquility (sakīnatahu) to his Messenger and to the Believers, and made them stick close to the command of self-restraint; and wel…
Added on July 11, 2010

Over All Things

Over All Things
“Surely those who believe and those who are Jews and the Sabeans and the Christians and the Magians and those who associate (others with Allah) - surely Allah will decide between them on the day of resurrection; surely Allah is a witness over all things.”…
Added on July 11, 2010

An Oasis in the Heart

An Oasis in the Heart
"Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the caravan of thinking."
(Kahlil Gibran - Lebanese American artist, poet, and writer, 1883–1931)

This is the back yard of a house in a little village neaby Lucknow, the capital of the Indian…
Added on July 11, 2010

Being a Woman

Being a Woman
“Being a woman is a terribly difficult task, since it consists principally in dealing with men.”
(Joseph Conrad - English novelist, 1857-1924)

Those lady were working on traditional Chikan embroidery in their little village nearby Lucknow, the capital of…
Added on July 11, 2010

Focusing on Chikan Embroidery

Focusing on Chikan Embroidery
“Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand.
The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus.”
(Alexander Graham Bell - Scottish born American Inventor and Educator, best known for the invention of the telephone in 1876. 1847-1922)

This lady…
Added on July 11, 2010