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On Evoking Transformation

When I left for the southern hemisphere in the middle of March, I left behind a nascent spring and flew into a nascent autumn. It did not take long – less than twenty four hours – to go from one state of change (spring) to yet another, equally transformative state of change (autumn). 493 more words

Life And Living

My Vesak Experience

In case you don’t know…

Vesākha (PaliSanskrit: Vaiśākha), also known as Buddha Purnima and Buddha Day, is a holiday observed traditionally by  699 more words

Sri Lanka #678 (1983)

The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka (ශ්‍රී ලංකා ප්‍රජාතාන්ත්‍රික සමාජවාදී ජනරජය —Srī Lankā Prajātāntrika Samājavādī Janarajaya in Sinhalese and இலங்கை ஜனநாயக சோசலிச குடியரசு — … 1,958 more words

Stamp Issuers

Vesak Celebrations

The Deputy Mayor of Kendal Councillor Andy Blackman attended the BGKT Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) Vesak celebrations, at Kendal URC United Reformed Church hall on May 10th 2017. 112 more words


Lanterns Full Of Hope

Photo Details: Lanterns Full Of Hope

Taken at Magelang, Central Java, may 10th 2017

Taken by Finessa. Filtered with VSCOcam (preset HB2 and C1)


Vesak Letter to the Pretend Devouts & Chathu Alahakoon

Vesak being the religious holiday (Holy Day) to Buddhists also means that it is the day when the “Vesak Buddhists” come out from under the fabled rocks (Christians call that kind the Sunday Christians). 581 more words

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