Hajj Selfie


Conservative clerics object and might even threaten, but what’s not to like? The critics contend that it’s a kind of showing off. But all I see are happy people. The Hajj selfies are adorable. An open window, they put a human face on to something very beautiful. These people are not “the center of the universe.” They are at the center of the universe. You can read more about them in this article here and follow along at twitter here at #hajjselfie. Eid Mubarak!

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Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish thought and philosophical aesthetics. http://religion.syr.edu
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