Friday Prayers at the Souqصلاة الجمعه في ساحة سوق المنامه

Every Friday noon the street of Souq Manama gets packed worshippers gathering solely for Namaz:Salah:Prayers. The men close their shops at the Souq and walk carrying their prayer rugs to pick a spot and wait for the afternoon Athan (call to prayers). It was my first experience photographing the Friday Prayers I didn’t know  where to stand without disturbing […]

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Some of the men I met

Roaming around the Souq with my camera I’m often asked are you lost or looking for something? No I’m not! Are you a tourist? I open my mouth and my Bahraini (more precisely Muharraqi) accent gives it away obviously I’m Bahraini. Are you a university student? Yes I’m (Though not mentioning graduating years back!) Aren’t we all […]

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Manama Souq

Manama Souq is one of my favorite places in Bahrain Reminds me of my childhood :) I’m sharing some of my instagram photos of the Souq taken last month old Bab Al-Bahrain poster at AlRiwaq ! Yateem masjid and the Bahrain Financial Harbor Tower Bab AlBahrain <3 The renovated part of the souq Shops doors […]

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