The term arabesque is a theme across many cultural platforms. Take a look at this Wiki link to see more: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arabesque
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This video was first shown at the TEDxSummit which took place in Doha, Qatar in April 2013.
This is my first TED-ED flip ... learn by doing. And doing some more. Get started by fliping your own video!