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Tea & Calligraphy

One of the best parts about my Japanese lessons in Tokyo are our field trips.  Most days we go on mini-field trips in the afternoon: we visit the hyaku (100) yen shoppu (aka the dollar store), department stores, the local jinja (shrine), the post office and wherever else we can walk without melting away in the heat. 415 more words


Eid Mubarak

                       iso 100, 5omm, f/1.8, 1/250Sec

Eid Mubarak!!!
Returning home after the evening namaz to prepare for iftar with family.

At Teen Darawaja, Old Ahmadabad, Gujarat.


Prayers to Avoid. Part-One.


There is a big difference between having faith in God and being traditional, prayer reveals much about our Spiritual condition.

Jesus here is warning the people and the Disciples not to be pretenders and allow ourselves to exploit others people misfortune with what sounds like good and holy prayers. 7 more words

Lasagna Day

Today is Lasagna Day. I know, right? I didn’t even know there WAS such a thing, and here it is, today – and me without ingredients! 349 more words


Reviving the Art of Filipino Tribal Tattoos

…from BBC

written by Aya Lowe

“The Spanish conquistadors who landed in 1521 dubbed the Philippines as the island of the Painted Ones after the heavily tattooed locals.   139 more words


Signs of growing up as a 2nd generation Korean-American

(From personal experiences)..

1. You grew up not going to the doctor so you know home remedies and pressure points on your fingers that cure pain. 295 more words

Homo Sapien Evolution