Omolisa by doodle_juice

Omolisa, a photo by doodle_juice on Flickr.

The process of changing a well-known work to fit DaGod subject matter is called recuperation.
Here Mona Lisa has been forced under Hijab and her name has become amah lisa.
In Middle Eastern culture mothers are often named by the name of their sons, e.g. mother of so and so. amah in Arabic means mother.

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