An illustration of a hieroglyphic depicting captive insurgents being brought before Darius.
Gateway of the Citadel, Cairo
In the Middle East, it is customary to take your shoes off before entering a building.
A Persian man weaves a carpet, an important part of Persian art and culture.
"The Post in the Desert. From the painting by Horace Vernet." -Rees, 1894
A white flower with stripes of blue down the center. It typically blooms in the Spring, and is found…
A scribe found in ancient Middle Eastern history.
A fat-tailed Syrian sheep, found during biblical times.
A Turkish man weaving carpet in the traditional fashion.
Two Turkish men weaving carpet in the traditional fashion.