Weekly Photo Challenge: Object

Malta Door Knocker 02

Door Knocker, Siguenza, Spain

One of the stories is that the hand -symbolizing the Hand of Fatima- was not only a talisman to protect a house from evil but also a sign for other Muslims in non-Muslim countries that in a certain house lived people of their faith.

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7 responses to “Weekly Photo Challenge: Object

  1. I like that. Nice one for the challenge. Short and sweet, but effective.

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  2. This is sooooo attractive and fascinating.

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  3. Love these hand door knockers! The lion ones on English doors are also very attractive.

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  4. The hand made me chuckle.

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