Category Archives: cultural traditions

Under the umbrella

The basic umbrella or parasol was invented more than 4000 years ago, in ancient Egypt, Assyria, Greece and China. The umbrella was first designed to provide shade from the sun and the parasol usually protects from the rain.  Yet they … Continue reading

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Cherry blossom meditation

Cherry blossom is the flower particularly of the Japanese tree. The significance of the cherry blossom in Japanese culture goes back hundred of years ago. It represents the fragility and beauty of life. As well it’s a reminder that life … Continue reading

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Prayers #1…. in India

Here are some impressions of prayers I was able to capture in India All images posted here are under the copyright of the owner Cornelia Weber Photography. Any kind of reproduction is unlawful, unless you get permission from corneliaphotography@cox.net. For … Continue reading

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Christmas Market in Munich, Germany

My  last  year trip in december to my home town Munich, Germany, gave me the chance to visit some of the cities Christmas Markets, called ” Christkindl Markt” Roasted candied almonds are offered, Eierlikoer eggnog with rum, and Gluehwein a hot beverage … Continue reading

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Doing laundry…

      …..being done in so many different ways, without a washing machine or dryer…. ….Laundry drying in the sun of Italy, Tuscany …. or Udaipur, India All images posted here are under the copyright of the Owner, Cornelia Weber … Continue reading

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Chairs around the world

Take a seat and enjoy the comfort of your chair. Read a book or meditate, enjoy the moment or reflect on your day. Your chair is  your comfort zone. As chairs have so many purposes in every culture and life. … Continue reading

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Ceremony of cleansing at the Ganghes river

Before entering the daily ceremony of devotion at the Ganghe River in Haridwar, India,  men and young boys get their heads shaved. This ceremony takes place every day, in Haridwar. It holds a long tradition of believe in devotion and honoring the deceased … Continue reading

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