ᴅᴀᴠɪᴅ ᴘᴇʀᴇʟʟ ✌ @david_perell "The Writing Guy" | Host of the North Star Podcast: perell.com/podcast | Writing at perell.com/ | Teaching at writeofpassage.school/ Feb. 14, 2020 1 min read

Islamic architecture makes my soul come alive.

It’s the vibrant colors, the endless symbolism, and the rhythmic geometric patterns.

If you want to invite its beauty into your life, I recommend following @MuslimCulture.

I visited The Alhambra in Southern Spain when I was a teenager, and I remember it as the moment I fell in love with architecture and first experienced the majesty of eternal beauty.

Surprisingly, it wasn’t Jerusalem. It was the Alhambra that did it for me.

I snapped these photos during a trip to the Hassan II Mosque in Morocco, which is the largest mosque in Africa. The highlight was watching the long shadows, as the sun set over the Atlantic Ocean.


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