The jewels of a fruit, pomegranates

 

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The pomegranate fruit is originated from Iran and northern India, yet it is said that Iran is the largest exporter in the world, it is know as ” Anar”. Although here in California ], because of a similar climate, the pomegranate bushes are seen all around.

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Once this fruit is opened up, it shows it’s real beauty, the kernels appear like jewels.

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The red seeds are placed like in a cone, similar to a honey cone

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The Iranian tradition celebrates Yalda, on the longest and darkest night of the year, it’s a winter solstice celebration. Pomegranates are one of the significant fruits of this tradition.

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As the red color symbolizes the dawn and glow of life.

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The delicacy of “gentle feelings”….

The Alstroemeria commonly called the Peruvian Lily symbolizes wealth, prosperity and fortune, as it comes in all different colors, this pink one presents the symbol of gentle feelings.

The long main stem branches into four or six short pedicals, each holding two to four flower buds.

It is said , that typically a cut flower lasts for a week or two, but mine magically lasted over four weeks in my vase.

” A photography is your vision, held together by light” by Steve Colman

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Daffodil’s announcing the spring

Spring is here. Daffodils are somehow the messengers to announce the beginning of spring .

” The earth laughs in flowers “

– by Ralph Wald Emerson

May you all enjoy the spring in all it’s beauty , as a new beginning in your life, in your thoughts and actions .

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THE PARADISE OF BOOKS …..

I have always imagined that Paradise will be kind of a library” – by Jorge Luis Borges

Indeed that is my imagination as well.
Before my passion as a professional photographer I used to be a professional and passionate bookseller, back than in Germany.

  • All images are taken in the New York National Library , which is such an amazing place.

Reading books open a different world to you and your imagination.

Enjoy the paradise of your own library with joy of reading
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Dessert……

” Life is uncertain , eat desert first” – by Ernerstine Ulmer

This image was taken in Krackau , Poland, at a Cafe on top of the main square

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World Women’s Day

The strengths and caring of women all over the world , still need to get more attention and recognition.

This image was taken in Jodhpur , India , 2016, capturing a woman balancing the groceries on her shoulders to feed her family. I am posting this image in honor to all women in the world who carry the burden of still not being

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Water is….

” Water is the soul of the earth” by W.H. Anden

This image was taken at a Japanese Garden in Los Angeles , California

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Life is……

” Life is the dancer and you are the dance” by Eckhart Tolle

This image was captured at an Art Festival , during a performance of the Mexican Youth Dancers.

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A pride flower … the Amaryllis

The Amaryllis is a small flower bulb , related to the common name “Lily ” due to the shape of a lily. Each bulb produces leafless erected stems of flowers

The meaning of the Amaryllis is pride , determination and radiant beauty.

The photographer and it’s subject

All images were taking at a friends place in Germany way before Covid. Here is was decorated with a branch of pine for Christmas time.

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Broken pieces and Hope…

As of tomorrow there will be a new area beginning with putting together the broken pieces of a country that had been shattered into pieces

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….in Hope for growth

Exit to the past !!

and uniting the country…

….rising to it’s promises for a better and safe future

…new path to follow and goals to accomplish

those steps to climb up won’t be easy at the beginning, yet if we all have our minds together for a peaceful world we have the power within us.

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Starting the New Year with Beauty…….

This is a Cereus Cactus Flower, it’s name Cereus is derived from Greek and Latin, meaning “torch or candle”…

Their flowers are funnel formed and large. The kind I photographed is not nocturnal as many other kinds are, this would bloom for several days.

It’s inner beauty is just mesmerizing

” Minds are like flowers, they open only when the time is right” 

-by Stephen Richards, a professional wrestler

At last this little bee came to my lens

On a very sad note that all these images were taken in a back alley in my town, not being noticed from anyone. The reason why I saw those is,  a few feet away, I  had brought flowers to the spot were a  Black homeless man was shot to dead by the police for just jaywalking the street. In remembrance of this man’s precious soul I am adding some Black and White images.

May his precious soul shine like stars as this flower does

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