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Ramadhan Kareem

Ramadhan Kareem

11 Aug, '103 Comments

I wish you all a blessed and fulfilling Ramadhan my friends.

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Bats!

Bats!

24 Jul, '100 Comments

Bats!, originally uploaded by malyousif. Had four (yes FOUR) bats flying around the garden at dusk today. Attempted to shoot them, and did with a lot of prayer and just pointing the camera and squeezing the shutter when I thought they were in view 😉

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Next wave of reality TV: Muslim Top Model

Next wave of reality TV: Muslim Top Model

18 Jul, '102 Comments

Contestants get tested in Islamic and worldly knowledge; things like actually washing the dead to prepare them for burial, counseling pregnant women out of wedlock and helping orphans. Is this a new twist in reality TV? Or is it just pandering to an audience? How will this be translated here I wonder?

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At the flower market, Amsterdam

At the flower market, Amsterdam

6 Jun, '100 Comments

I was extremely restrained yesterday as I bought only one single root of a climber I’ve had my eye on for a long time. But I do have my eyes on several others which I hope to get on Friday just before getting to the airplane back home 😉

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Delonix Regia flowers

Delonix Regia flowers

4 Jun, '100 Comments

Delonix Regia flowers, originally uploaded by malyousif. This is the first year that that Poinciana actually flowers in this profusion. After 5 years, I guess it finally feels that it’s mature enough to do so! It covers the front garden with its petals that every morning the area around it glows with oranges, reds and […]

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