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Hiding Secrets

Life is but a sleep disturbed
By dreaming, prompted by the will;
The saddened soul with sadness hides
Its secrets, and the gay, with thrill. 14 more words

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Myth

Myth is much more important and true than history. History
is just journalism and you know how reliable that is.

source: Joseph Campbell
image: Eddie Two Hawks, Image Collection, Australian Aboriginal Rock Art

Culture

All That One Needs to Know about Aboriginal Art Form

Several art forms across the world date back to several years where it has come down through generations and people have tried their best t conserve such art forms. 396 more words

Aboriginal Dot Paintings

I Am the Soul

I Am the Soul which dwells in all things;
I Am their beginning, middle and end.

source: The Bhagavad Gita
image: Eddie Two Hawks, Image Collection, Australian Aboriginal Art

Culture

Aboriginal Dot Paintings from Australia

Aboriginal art from Australia has a distinctive style and content that is recognized by art collectors around the world. This art is based on the very ancient culture of Indigenous people of the Australian continent, and one of its dominant features is that of dot painting. 482 more words

Aboriginal Dot Paintings

In the Midst of the World

One with wholeness of virtue
has an unconditioned mind.
He regards the mind of all being
as his own mind.
He is kind to the kind. 85 more words

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Aboriginal Art Is Finding Its Voice and Talking to a Global Audience Through Social Media and the Internet

Aboriginal art has an ancient tradition going back at least 40,000 to 60,000 years. It has maintained its integrity over vast lengths of time by encasing its sacred stories in song cycles that are passed down unchanged through the generations. 361 more words

Aboriginal Dot Paintings