Sunday, March 23, 2014

Tibetan lamas passing out cash donations to the vow taking Buddhist community, steps of Tharlam Monastery of Tibetan Buddhism, under the tent, prayer wheels, Buddhist flags, Sakya Lamdre, Boudha, Kathmandu, Nepal

Senior monks, Tibetan lamas, chat with inner bemusement, while white kataks are distributed, traditional robes, silk decorations, wall murals depicting the life events of Lord Buddha, Sakya Lamdre, Tharlam Monastery, Boudha, Kathmandu, Nepal

White cow back fur, green flag stones, Boudha, Kathmandu, Nepal

Rosiescape, hillside, trees and bushes, Llandover by the Sound, Seattle, Washington, USA

Friday, March 21, 2014

Detail - Padmasambhava statue, enlightened stare, in a stupa east side, Boudha, Kathmandu, Nepal

Entrance to the pink candy cottage, chair, steps, porch, fairy tale of Hansel and Gretel, pots, dark trees, Seattle, Washington, USA

The edge of night, Italian trophy planter, lights, flowers in bloom, the darkness of night, bamboo fence, A Garden for the Buddha, Seattle, Washington, USA

Grand Italianate entrance, trees, bushes, pots, mature landscape, house, dormers, street, Llandover by Sound, Seattle, Washington, USA

Seattle jungle, bushes, flowering trees, Japanese trees, pink, yellow, green, Llandover by the Sound, Seattle, Washington, USA