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Traditional Asian Wedding Jewellery

Xhosa beadwork, like all African art, is steeped in symbolism and meaning. Crushed velvet spaghetti strap dresses were a ’90s staple, and would still be a flattering look today. The Satanic Verses was a very controversial novel that had many opponents because it was found to disregard the beliefs of the Islamic culture. “The Satanic Verses (1988) became famous for the enemies it made him” (Ahmad 1320). The fictional book outraged devout Muslims because of its disrespectful references to the religion, Islam. Ayatollah Khomeini, a Muslim religious leader, issued a fatwa against Rushdie in 1989. He and other extremists put forth millions of dollars to have Rushdie killed, and Rushdie was soon forced into hiding (“Salman Rushdie,” DISCovering Biography). After seven years Rushdie arose out of hiding and on September 25, 1998, the Iranian government lifted the fatwa, even though certain fundamentalist groups claimed that the fatwa could not be … Read the rest

Traditional Asian Wedding Jewellery

Some people are vain enough to do everything to preserve the beauty of their face and their skin. TIP: Sulfates can be found in cleansers for the hair, body and face. Look for products that are free from or are low in Sulfates. Sulfates are detergents and remove oil (good and bad) which disrupts the natural skin barrier causing redness, dryness and cracked skin. Styles that appeared shiny and sleek were a common thread throughout the ’90s. If you use prescription acne medication or after cleaning your face with a moisturizing cream or toner, you may want to simply wash your face with water at room temperature before applying a skin care cream. This helps to keep the skin from being stripped of moisture which can help to prevent breakouts. Death and the Afterlife. It is widely believed that the deceased may influence the living in various ways, and funerals … Read the rest