A Palestinian mother waits for her son to be circumcised at Patient Care Association in Gaza

 
A Palestinian mother waits for her son to be circumcised at Patient Care Association in Gaza
A Palestinian mother waits for her son to be circumcised at Patient Care Association in Gaza May 20, 2010. Circumcision is a common surgery for Muslims in accordance to the teachings of Prophet Mohammed. They believe that it purifies the body from dirtiness, and immunizes it from diseases. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem (GAZA - Tags: HEALTH SOCIETY RELIGION)