ARTS & CULTURE
10/06/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

A Long Parade of Culture Leaves a Rich Trail in the Art of Sumatra

SINGAPORE -- The Buraq is said to have transported the Prophet Muhammad on his over-night journey from Mecca to Jerusalem and back. It is described as having a white body half-mule and half-donkey, the wings of an eagle and the tail of a peacock.

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