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The Journey of Noordeen

by Nur Al-Haqq I came to Indonesia fresh out of UCLA’s Women’s Studies program. I had seven and a half years of undergraduate study under my belt, and four years of all the vagaries, frustrations, privileges, and discriminations that come … Continue reading

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I Left my Heart in Cambodia

by Nahlah Kolkailah Two weeks shy away from Ramadan. I know deep in my heart it is an immensely blessed time; that it is meant to be in this precise way. I do not even think twice about booking my ticket, … Continue reading

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Takengon, Indonesia May 2013 Khan Family Visit

Assalamu Alaikum Wa RahamatuAllah Hey Wa Bara Katu Hoo! This is how all the children greet people in Takengon. It doesn’t matter the age of the child. They are honored and happy that people come to visit them. Sometimes they … Continue reading

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First week at Foundation noordeen , Takengon

Taking the long bus up from Banda Aceh , i didnt know what to expect. Off course the ride was going to be an adventure . Sitting in a “Bus” ( more like a minivan) with people who most likely … Continue reading

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