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  qabristan

 

Thailand

A qabristan, i.e. a Muslim graveyard, on the isle of Koh Panyi in South Thailand. Muslim graves, even of prominent  people, such as kings and sheiks, are often nameless and unmarked, or marked only with a simple grave marker, as in death every soul is equal.