“The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it”

Religion is a controversial subject, yet one can trace the history of strong belief in all religions. The strength of conviction is what I consider lacking in today’s Procrustean times… This image has been added to my ongoing Portraits collection.

Gran Poder

UNESCO Wold Heritage event (Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity) Inevitably it is necessary to give a historical perspective of this yearly festival that takes place in the city of La Paz, Bolivia. The celebration transforms and stimulates the social life of La Paz every year, emanating from a particular way of understanding and living Andean Catholicism. The Parade begins with a procession through the western…

The Mausoleum

Added to my on going Imaginations VII project

The Annunciation

A reflection on the disorientation of religion: The Angel addresses himself to the void, while Mary stands in the foreground looking in a different direction, one of a crowd.

The church of St Mary and St Ethelburga in Lyminge

The last stop of our walk from Elham to Lyminge: this fine church!

The Self – beheaded

Another image added to my on going Portraits collection

The Worship

Another image added to my on going Imagination III project.

Of ruins and temples: Polonnaruwa

While these are ruins to the visitors, they are sacred sites to the local people.

Saffron Messiah

A collection of statues from the holy sites in Sri Lanka