Five Children, Five Religions, Five Prayers, Five Beautiful Faces In Worship


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Have you ever wondered how other people pray?

Sivanya, Lonke, Daigo, Yaseen and Eli journey from their homes to the worship halls in their communities — Hindu, Christian, Buddhist, Jewish and Muslim places of worship.

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They have vastly different practices, and in this short documentary captured by the filmmaking duo The Mercandantes, the colour, sound and diversity is a real riot and pleasure to the senses.

It’s a real joy to watch them in their daily rituals, and then to arrive at their destination.

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The richness of this journey culminates in a stunning moment.

They bow their heads, eyes closed, in prayer.

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In this silence, and when with God, you realise that they’re not much different from each other.

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