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Sunlight peeking through leaves
Earl the backyard rooster
Silent Keller
Vase On The Wall
Sibling love, trust & compassion
Beautiful flowers
Solitary Morning
Natural flora
Rocky Beach
Pacific Beach Morning
Reflections from a Train.
Sacred Chumash Smudge
Xena a  Eurasian Eagle Owl taken with my Olympus E-3
Great Blue Heron Old Mill Pond Sumner Michigan
Goldfinch at Feeder
National Day Fireworks
Full moon over Tulsa
Deer at Jefferson Barracks  National Cemetery
Waterfall Wonder
American Bald Eagle
Raven Over the Grand Canyon
General Meade looking over the battlefield
Stowe Landscape
14th Annual Photo Contest
Sacred Chumash Smudge

Smudging is a Native American ritual in which sage is burned and released as a purifying smoke to bless those that the smoke is directed towards. These hands belong to a native Chumash American in the tribes native lands of Ventura, California.

TAGS: California, Native, Peace, United States

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San Antonio, Texas, United States of America
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© George Guajardo.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2014
Total Views: 115
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 18, 2016, 1:40 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Ventura, California, United States of America