Frame

I was in Taichung last week…  We passed by a very famous shop.  It’s used to be the Taichung Health Centre in the past.  But now it’s re-designed into a shopping centre and restaurant.  However, it kept the original frame outside to let people remember it’s past and it’s original design.

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Foreground

This photo was taken on the lake side last month…   This lake is 4441 meters above sea level, one of the three most famous holy lakes in Tibet.

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Yamdrok Lake

Wet

We had a wet morning today.  But we found butterflies did enjoy water drops after the rain…

Three-spot Grass Yellow 檗黃粉蝶

Tibet – the highland in China

Longing to visit Tibet for the past 20 years and I finally got a chance to be there in April…

My original target was only the Potala Palace in Lhasa given that it’s the most famous place in Tibet.  Surprisingly, I’ve found there are a lot of natural beauties around areas like Linzhi: the blossom of peach trees, the thousand years glacier, the snow mountains, the lakes, just to name a few.

The Jokhang Temple in Lhasa, the religious centre of Tibet is a must go for us to understand how Tibetan worship their gods!

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Last but not the least, we visited the Potala Palace, the centre of power in Tibet…  There are too many things we can learn from this palace, it’s history, it’s art, it’s culture, it’s precious collections, it’s religious background, it’s architecture…

You can only be there to taste it… 🙂

 

Black

“Black” makes me think about the ink of Chinese painting and calligraphy that I love…

These are two that I did years ago.  Hope you like them!

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Walking on the Moon
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Chinese character:  Crazy

Mi Dui Glacier in Tibet…

從沒想過到西藏可以欣賞冰川… 這米堆冰川,湖面海拔3800米,主峰海拔6385米,主要是由兩條700米至800米的世界級冰瀑布匯流而成。要欣賞這冰川,我們要在高原行走一個多小時的彎曲高低石徑,才能到達湖面,這是我們西藏行最辛苦的一段…

via 西藏: 米堆冰川 — 夢… 想… 行…

Flash

A flash from God gives us lives and energy… doesn’t it?

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Garden of peaches in Tibet

White…

One of the whitest things in the natural world is snow…

This photo was taken few days ago in one of the valleys (5013 meters above sea level) in Tibet.  We all wore heavy clothes and couldn’t even breath.  However, these sparrows were enjoying themselves among the snow…  It’s amazing!white with sparrows

Scarlet

It’s red hot…  The Hibiscus rosa-sinensis or China Rose flower is here to attract the attention of bees and other insects!  And it attracts me as well… 🙂

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis or China Rose

Lavender

Lavender is always attractive, not just the color, but also it’s fragrance…  Isn’t it?

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