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A sheathed Janbiya, Sana'a, Yemen.  Janbiya is the Arabic term for dagger, but it is generally used to describe a specific type of dagger with a short curved blade that is worn on a belt. Although the term janbiya is also used in other Arab countries, it is mostly associated with people of Yemen. Men typically above the age of 14 wear it as an accessory to their clothing. Photograph by Retlaw Snellac, via Flickr.

A sheathed Janbiya, Sana'a, Yemen. Janbiya is the Arabic term for dagger, but it is generally used to describe a specific type of dagger with a short curved blade that is worn on a belt. Although the term janbiya is also used in other Arab countries, it is mostly associated with people of Yemen. Men typically above the age of 14 wear it as an accessory to their clothing. Photograph by Retlaw Snellac, via Flickr.

Young yemeni ladies at old sana'a city used the sana'ani dress for sort visit places.

Young yemeni ladies at old sana'a city used the sana'ani dress for sort visit places.

Yemen | Women draped in vivid 'sitarahs' with the tie-dyed face masks or 'maghmuq' | ©Anne Dowd & Len Phillips ~ from their Arabian Encounter Portfolio

Yemen | Women draped in vivid 'sitarahs' with the tie-dyed face masks or 'maghmuq' | ©Anne Dowd & Len Phillips ~ from their Arabian Encounter Portfolio

May the youth of Yemen look ahead to brighter days and may they be welcomed into the church of Jesus Christ as they start to hunger for more than Islam can offer.

May the youth of Yemen look ahead to brighter days and may they be welcomed into the church of Jesus Christ as they start to hunger for more than Islam can offer.

Gorgeous Photos of People Reading Around the World

Gorgeous Photographs of People Reading Around the World

Burka. There is something oddly beautiful about these things. It sucks they have to wear this all the time though.

Burka. There is something oddly beautiful about these things. It sucks they have to wear this all the time though.