Haystack Yard

In The Pale Light This haystack yard is a place in the UAE that you can not imagine exists so close to a modern and futuristic city such as Dubai. Going there is like a time travel journey. People that I met there are mostly from Pakistan, very hard workers, but humble and very welcoming….

Iftar Meal

Iftar is the meal eaten by Muslims when breaking their fast after sunset during Ramadan. Al Ras in Old Dubai is one of the most congested areas of the city but at sunset time during Ramadan, it transforms  into a quiet, peaceful place. Mosques, local communities, groups of neighbors, private businesses provide free meals every day for the…

Nepal, My Love

On April 25th, 2015,  Nepal earthquake struck, with a magnitude of 7.8M.  Nearly 9,000 people died and over  22,000 were injured, leaving about 500,000 families homeless. A large number of aftershocks followed. A year after, Nepal is still in ruins and people are still living in tents.  R.I.P all the people who lost their lives….