new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
Ayat daun sirih | by squid697
Back to photostream

Ayat daun sirih

Quranic verse written on a sirih leaf. If swallowed it is believed by locals to cure disease. Pesantren on the outskirts of Bandung, West Java, 1998. Pic is a video still from a recording of a healing ceremony.

2,410 views
4 faves
3 comments
Uploaded on October 19, 2006