Celebrating the 15th night of Ramadan

In Bahrain we call it Gergaoon “قرقاعون”  in Kuwait Gergaya’an “قرقيعان” and in Qatar they call it Garangaooh “قرنقعوه”. It’s tradition in the Gulf countries to celebrate the 15th night of Ramadan. A celebration of heritage, joy and lots of candy! I attended the celebration last week and took some shots which I plan to put it in an audio […]

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Queen Nazli & fanoos Ramadan

I took this photo of my friend Nazli Tawfeeqi (Queen Nazli)  at their beautifully decorated house with Ramadan theme. I just loved the decoration specially the fanoos (lantern) hanged on top of the door you can feel the spirit of Ramadan. This was shot with my iPhone and I added bokeh with the app DeluxeFX.    

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Ramadan Mubarak

Tomorrow is officially the first day of Ramadan in most Arab and Islamic Countries. For a whole month Muslims all around the world will fast from sunrise till sunset that’s around 16 hours in Bahrain without food, drinks, smoke and any other temptations!  It will be hard this year as it falls during the hottest month […]

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