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 Lotus Flower

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” If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly our whole life would change”   by The Dalai Lama

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Enjoy the moment and what you see….

All images were taken  last year at the Lotus Flower Festival in Los Angeles

 

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Breathing……

…..breathing has recently become a different plateau of none breathing.

 

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 ….. we all breath  and share the same air, no matter what continent or what color or what believe…..

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I won’t  getting political here, rather than standing to breathe..

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….like a flower, we all need the same oxygen to breath and that’s what makes us all connected.

Let’s all together breathe for peace

 

 

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The wedding dress of a flower……

 

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The native flower, named Matilija Poppy, is a distinctive native shrub growing in California.

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It’s petals are just like wedding dress…

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Unfolding it’s beauty within, like a happy bride…

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The moment one soul meets the other soul..

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……They are united together

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Be like a flower…..

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” Be like a flower, turn your face to the sun.”

                                                                             by Kahlil Gibran

 

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International Women’s Day

Searching in my photography archive for an image for the International Women’s Day, somehow I keep going back to my images of India.

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This woman photographed in Jodhpur, juggling her grocery bag on her shoulders presents the story of her strength and endurance coping with life. As all women over the entire globe do in any color or race.

 

 

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Touching the sky……

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….., is when things are almost there to be in touch of the unknown Universe.

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All that might be trees, flowers or a laundry line….

 

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Fluttering laundry line in Italy

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The Flat Iron building in New York City

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Wedding balloons sending up to the sky

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Where the sky meets in New York City

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Wedding dress fluttering  in the sky

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Paper lanterns in Los Angeles

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Seaweed in Cambria, California

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Central Park, New York City

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Grass at the Central Coast of California

” Looking up the sky, gives you more often a different perspective.”

 

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A bumble bee’s “lunch buffet”

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Bumble or humble bees present in the spiritual world  as community brightness  and personal power.

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They have been recognized as symbolizing the sun , The Goodness  of celebration

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Here they are to soak up all the sweetness for their lunch

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Images captured  at the Sherman Library Garden in Costa Mesa , California

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Let’s keep the bees lives safe for their sake.

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An engagement party

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This engagement party took place late afternoon of New Years evening on a boat in the Harbor of Newport Beach California.

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Before the boat took off , the captain had to clean the window of his boat.

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The buffet with a grand view

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Champagne for the celebration

In order to respect the privacy of my client, I chose not to show any portrait images. Therefore I  just share still moments….

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Lanterns lit up with the view of he harbor

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The ring..

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 …. their commitment

Cheers to a happy live together

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The glow within..

 

So often the glow shines through darkness.

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 That might apply at times to our minds ..

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 .. even in the world of plants.

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Colorful grass caressed  by the ray of light..

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Glowing water drops unfold the beauty ….

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…and the queen glows in all her majestic beauty

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As we all carry the glow within us, let us shine.

Enjoy what you see.

 

 

 

 

 

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Martin Luther King Day…

” I have decided to stick with Love. Hate is too great a burden to bear”

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The greatest  saying of Martin Luther King

May Love always succeed

 

 

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