October 6, 2011

Folded Hands, Brunei

Photograph by Adam Hanif, Your Shot

This Month in Photo of the Day: Photos From New National Geographic Books

Colorful shawls and flowered dresses accentuate these Bruneian girls as they practice for a traditional Malay family gathering. Their hands, folded together, symbolize humility and peace.

(From the upcoming National Geographic book Visions of Earth)


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