Palestine territory

Sand Origin

Aqabat Jabr

Random Sand Fact

Have you heard of sand therapy or sand play as a method to support people suffering from post-traumatic stress? 

Sand acts as a blank canvas where individuals can project their thoughts, feelings, and memories onto the sand and objects in it. It’s mentioned as a tool used in Palestine.

In preschools and schools in conflict-torn Gaza, sand play is both an active learning tool and helps children express emotions.

If Palestine is a sovereign nation or not depends on whom you ask. In the UN, it has the status of a permanent observer state. Regardless, all can agree that long prevailing conflicts, such as the one affecting the area, affect and can traumatize people. Especially children. 

and – a tool for externalizing the internal world.

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