HALFTHE CRESCENT
Syria  Jordan  Israel-Palestine  Egypt
history-oriented wanderings through the holy places, ruins, deserts and all the madness of Syria, Jordan, Israel-Palestine and Egypt
Story & html by Tan Wee Cheng, Singapore
Pictures by Casey Goh & Tan Wee Cheng
crescent, kresíent, adj. the moon as she increases towards half-moon : symbol of the Moslem faith
fertile crescent, region in the Middle East, including Mesopotamia (Iraq), Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Jordan and Egypt, also the cradle of ancient civilisations

 
 
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The tales and opinions expressed on this site are the authorís and by their very nature, personal and opinionated. You may not agree with them and you are welcomed to voice them by emailing to the author. However, if the intention is to pick a fight, such efforts should be directed to soc.culture newsgroups (e.g. soc.culture.syria, soc.culture.jordan, soc.culture.israel,soc.culture.palestine, soc.culture.egyptian). The author will not entertain anyone who furl insults and vulgarities.
The names of individuals mentioned in this site have been changed to maintain their privacy.

"Baladi" belly-dancing music from Hany's Egyptian Gallery


Copyright@ Tan Wee Cheng, Singapore September 1997