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Ta Prohm

One of those temple experiences you’ll never forget, a place that intrigues and where nature reigns.

Life Cycles



Religion plays an important part in the lives of the people in India and even in ancient India, temples were the hub of life focusing not only on the moral and spiritual development of the individual but also as the social and educational centre of the land.  1,120 more words

Sacred Places

Saviour of Souls

In the Butsu-den—the main temple building—at Kencho-ji, sits an unusually large statue of Jizo. 57 more words

Photo A Day

Top 5 Hidden Foliage Spots in Kyoto

Oh. my. goodness. What an insane week.

If you’ve been following me on facebook, you’ll know that I just wrapped up a nearly week-long trip to Kyoto to see the fall foliage. 972 more words

Japan Travel Blog

"Stand Ye in Holy Places"

A cloudy day in Rexburg, Idaho creates a beautiful backdrop for this Holy Place.  I find simply, peace & joy.

Enjoy the simplistic beauty of this magnificent structure. 28 more words

Simple Faith

Sambor Prei Kuk: The Center of an Ancient Kingdom

      My first encounter with Sambor Prei Kuk (SPK), the ancient archaeological site at the north of Cambodia, was in June 2010, when we did an excursion to the side with a group of my students. 1,723 more words