Aurangzeb Mosque perfume kiosk

Dublin Core

Title

Aurangzeb Mosque perfume kiosk

Subject

Religions-Islam; Religions-Ritual; Religions-Sites

Description

Outside many mosques in India, small shops sell perfumes and small ornaments. Before prayer, all must perform ritual ablutions to purify oneself. From an early period, perfumes have been associated with the idea of purification.

Date

2003-01
2003-01

Contributor

Benton, Cathy
Lake Forest College

Rights

Copyright: April 2003 Cathy Benton. Images and content on this site are available for educational and research purposes, provided due recognition is given to the author. Transmission or reproduction of protected items beyond fair use requires the written permission of the photographer.

Format

Image/jpg

Type

Still image

Identifier

cbind0035

Coverage

India
Maharashtra (state), Khuldabad [not taken from Getty Thesaurus]

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Physical Dimensions

1280 w x 960 h

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/9473/archive/files/6963375a271bece6a550be026b0b858b.jpg

Citation

“Aurangzeb Mosque perfume kiosk,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 15, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/3744.