Arabian Chotchke

I have seen many little religious chotchke type things like this, hanging from a car mirror, or hanging in people’s homes.  All of them have quotes from the Quran or something along those lines.  This one actually says “Allah.”


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American woman now living in hubby's homeland of Saudi Arabia
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4 Responses to Arabian Chotchke

  1. To Saint Jonny – I thank you for bringing this to my attention.

  2. Saint Jonny says:

    your blog post has been stolen:

    just thought i’d let you know

  3. Hi AbuDhabi/UAE Photo!
    I have taken several pictures of these types of religious dangly things that I see everywhere. They remind me of mini windchimes. I’ve seen many at the entrance of a home or hanging over a doorway or in the middle of a room or in the car on the rear view mirror. I didn’t know what else to call it, so I thought “Chotchke” fit!

  4. I did a chotchke post a few weeks ago, too. What you have here is rather tasteful. I’ve seen a lot of non-religious chotchke around the UAE…must visit the home stores and take photos.

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