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Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Life 2

Weekly Photo Challenge:  Everyday Life 2

Crowds wander by a beautiful old pink building in Taksim, Istanbul, Turkey.  Notice the “nazar” blue good luck charms for sale at the foreground.

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6 comments on “Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Life 2

  1. In Turkish, we call those blue things “Nazar Boncuğu” which means “Bead of Evil Eye (direct translation)” – amulet. There is a common belief that the bead protects you from bad things. You can put the big ones to your house or to you work place and keep the small ones on yourself.

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