Dienstag, August 23, 2005

THE HAND OF FATIMAH, THE BELOVED DAUGHTER OF PROPHET MUHAMMAD


Two years ago I have got this beautiful silver amulet, called "The Hand of Fatimah" by my Tunesian friend Zouheir.

He said: "Everybody who has got the hand of Fatimah by a friend will return over and over again to Tunisia", and he was right :-)

One of the most famous and mysterious Islamic art images is that of the Hand of Fatimah, which exemplifies the youngest daughter of Prophet Muhammad. Fatimah has got healing hands.

Her hand is seen as protection against negativity, evil and other illnesses ... and I see: IT IS WORKING ...

2 Comments:

Blogger Pat said...

Maybe that's why the Blessed Virgin chose to manifest in Fatima, Portugal?

7:14 vorm.  
Blogger castor said...

to Pat:
-------

Probably Our-Lady of Fatima was Fatimah herself who became manifest in that town called by her name:-)

I think that in those spheres where the Blessed Virgin Mary and Fatimah are "domiciled" there is no problem for nobody to change roles :-)

But it's an incontrovertible fact that the old women of Tunisia are dressed in the same way as the statues of the Blessed Virgin Mary :-) I was very surprised when I have seen them the first time! :-):

Long dress and a long veil (= arab. Jilbab) both of them in off-white ...

5:14 nachm.  

Kommentar veröffentlichen

<< Home