Tag Archives: Buddhism

Monk with a Camera

The documentary Monk with a Camera chronicles the spiritual journey of Nicholas Vreeland, whose grandmother was famed Vogue editor Diana Vreeland. Early in his life Nicky was a stylish, well-heeled, privileged boy. He became fascinated by photography in high school … Continue reading

Posted in Film | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

WPC: Smile

1. Each week, WordPress will provide a theme for creative inspiration. You take photographs based on your interpretation of the theme, and post them on your blog (a new post!) anytime before the following Wednesday when the next photo theme … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Asia, Blogging Challenge, Experience, postaweek, Weekly Photo Challenge | Tagged , , , , | 12 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Delicate

New to The Daily Post? Whether you’re a beginner or a professional, you’re invited to get involved in our Weekly Photo Challenge to help you meet your blogging goals and give you another way to take part in Post a … Continue reading

Posted in Asia, Blogging Challenge, Culture | Tagged , , , , | 21 Comments

White Horse Temple, Luoyang

In Luyoang we went to the White Horse Temple, the place from which Buddhism spread in China. There are several legends relating to this beginning. I’m not sure why since by 266 A.D. when the first Buddhists came to China, … Continue reading

Posted in Activity, Art, Asia, Culture, Place | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Longmen Caves, Luoyang, China

The Longmen Caves drew me to Henan. I’d seen photos of this UNESCO World Heritage Site and found the caves with the tens of thousands of sculptures mesmerizing and mysterious. UNESCO’s site briefly explains their historic and cultural significance stating,: … Continue reading

Posted in Activity, Asia, Culture | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Glimpse of Thailand

Posted in Asia, Culture | Tagged , , | Leave a comment