Thursday, May 31, 2012
Rosie and the large concrete blocks, Buddha's garden, in progress, we are 2/3rds done!, bamboo fence, decorative wood trim, Seattle, Washington, USA
Statue of Lord Buddha, meditation posture, Amitabha, wearing a blessed white Tibetan khata (kata), ritual scarf, flowers, plants, bamboo fence, Seattle, Washington, USA
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Bagpipe player and cellist, statue of Mary, votive candles, stained windows, rug, St. James Cathedral, First Hill, Seattle, Washington, USA
Gold angels, acanthus leaves, capital columns, architectural details, arch wall, St. James Cathedral, First Hill, Seattle, Washington, USA
Living Room, Tibetan California Style, San Mateo, CA, USA, a photo by Wonderlane on Flickr.
Western sangha member, Diane, purchasing gold leaf to apply to statues of the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas as offerings, candles, statues covered with gold leaf, Bangkok temple, Thailand, Pilgrimage, 1993
Saturday, May 26, 2012
Statue of Mary, stained glass windows with cross, votive candles, flowers, capital, chapel, St. James Cathedral, First Hill, Seattle, Washington, USA
Thursday, May 24, 2012
A Tibetan lama prepares a khata during a mandala offer to His Holiness Jigdal Dagchen Sakya, wearing traditional silk garments on his throne, Sakya Lamdre, Tharlam Monastery of Tibetan Buddhism, Boudhanath, Kathmandu, Nepal
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Rushes in the lovely Upper Crystal Springs Lake, Half Moon Bay Road, reserve and reservoir, trees and hills, San Mateo County, California, USA
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Orange walls, white rocker, rhythm of bells, white gate, white trimmed windows, patio, City of Wood, San Rosalia, Baja California Sur, Mexico
Monday, May 21, 2012
Lit Up Night Office Buildings, San Francisco, California, USA, a photo by Wonderlane on Flickr.
His Holiness Jigdal Dagchen Sakya tying a red blessing cord on a monk, wearing traditional silk garments, khata, Sakya Lamdre, Tharlam Monastery of Tibetan Buddhism, Boudhanath, Kathmandu, Nepal
The large metal vajra on a lotus at the top of the staircase, stupa, Tibetan prayer flags, Swayambhunath, Kathmandu, Nepal
Soft sculptural quality of winter snow, patio, front yard, curvy metal patio chairs and table under snow, umbrella fabric, shadows, bamboo fence, Broadview, Seattle, Washington, USA
Saturday, May 19, 2012
Little Tibetan boys playing a game with abandon under a sacred fig tree (Ficus religiosa) on the grounds of Tharlam Monastery during Sakya Lamdre, Boudha, Kathmandu, Nepal
Dharma student wearing an adi, tika of blessed red sindhura powder, sports shirt, levis, under a shrine of dorjes and bells, Sakya Lamdre, Tharlam Monastery of Tibetan Buddhism, Boudha, Kathmandu, Nepal
Friday, May 18, 2012
What's behind this fence? asks Rosie. I don't know girl and that is how we met the UW teacher and author Catherine the architect
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Original stained glass window, Iglesia Santa Barbara de Santa Rosalia, Designed by Gustave Eiffel, Mexican Metal Gothic Church, San Rosalia, Baja California Sur, Mexico dedicated 1887
Some times in photography a place opens up to the photographer in the same way that people do. Seattle Tower, Dearborn St and 4th Ave S exit signs, mounted on the freeway overpass, Seattle, Washington, USA
Flower of the evergreen tree, Beaverton, Oregon, USA, a photo by Wonderlane on Flickr.
Closeup of the hand of His Holiness Jigdal Dagchen Sakya making a rice visualized mandala offering, mandala plate, rice tray, silks, ritual tradition, Sakya Lamdre, Tharlam Monastery of Tibetan Buddhism, Boudhanath, Kathmandu, Nepal
Monday, May 14, 2012
"S" or "sa" in Tibetan spelled out in candles, for Sakya, Sachen Kunga Nyingpo Memorial Day, Boudha Stupa, Boudha, Kathmandu, Nepal
Rosie on the run, grass, Meadowview Park, Seattle, Washington, USA, a photo by Wonderlane on Flickr.
Fall colors of the medlar - Mespilus canescens, golden leaves, fruit hips of the flowering tree, very light snowfall, Meadowbrook Park, Seattle, Washington, USA
Sunday, May 13, 2012
Pema Wangyal Rinpoche and HH Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche and HH Dagchen Sakya Rinpoche, Tour of HH Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche at Sakya with a group of students, Ward St Dharma Center Seattle Washington USA 1976
White dove in the garden with a branch above the koi pond, Self-Realization Fellowship Meditation Garden, Paramahansa Yogananda, Encinitas, California, USA
Saturday, May 12, 2012
Rivelet Koi Pond, Meditation Garden - Self-Realization Fellowship, a photo by Wonderlane on Flickr.
"Go back to your home, go back to the sea Wolfie" Jessie Huffaker and Mr. Wolfie at Half Moon Bay in California on vacation from Fairbanks Alaska
Friday, May 11, 2012
Neighborhood Tailor with Stone Lion, Kathmandu, Nepal, a photo by Wonderlane on Flickr.