May 20, 2004
When a member of a Muslim Iranian family is about to leave
on a trip, he or she must pass 3 times under the
holy Koran held
by the mother
the family. The departing person
then will kiss the Koran. As he or she says good-bye and starts to
they throw water from a bowl behind him and wish him or her a safe trip.
The water signifies safe return.
Winner: Amirhosein Hazrati. Sad
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