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Tree at night
Mushroom Domes
Bees on a blue Thistle
NIght Riders
Rose in the Morning
Waiting for the Train
Green Clouds of the Land of the Rising Sun
Purple Hyacinth
Sedona Supermoon
Bee collecting pollen on a cosmos bloom
Red Sunflower in my backyard
lovers in the morning light (晨曦下的戀人)
The Sun when kissed the sky
Yellow Sunflower
Horshoe Bend
Red Sunflower in my backyard
Our daily life: connections, speed and consumption
School Days
Brazilian girl at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Himalayan mountains and its stunning view
Zarathustra's village
A buzzard in the shadows
Man and Religion
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
lovers in the morning light (晨曦下的戀人)

Borobudur is considered one of the greatest Buddhist monuments in the world and one of the highlights of visiting it is getting up before dawn to climb it and watch the sunrise with lovers. Candi Borobudur’s design was conceived of by the poet, its overall plan is that of a three-dimensional mandala,consists of a series of open-air passageways that radiate around a central axis mundi (cosmic axis). Devotees circumambulate clockwise along walkways that gradually ascend to its uppermost level. At Borobudur, geometry, geomancy, and theology all instruct adherents toward the ultimate goal of enlightenment. Meticulously carved relief sculptures mediate a physical and spiritual journey that guides pilgrims progressively toward higher states of consciousness.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2015
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 14, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
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Focal Length: 20mm
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