gongs – instruments, guides, and healing aids

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What is a gong? A Gong a percussion instrument, made of a round metal disc or bowl, struck to produce or contribute to percussion in music and other sound practices. Gongs are traditionally used for musical purposes, especially in countries like China, Indonesia, and Burma. However, gong sounds are so powerful that the instrument is … Read more

Dear Santa documentary

Dear Santa documentary

santa’s life behind the scene Dear Santa emanates the delicacy and the innocence of the human heart’s power of compassion. This film captures the heartwarming nobility of Operation Santa, a 100-year-old program Of the United States Postal Service. This phenomenon collects hundreds of thousands of letters written to Santa from around the country. Through operation … Read more

Natura features Contemporary Female Artists in Macau SAR

Natura features Contemporary Female Artists in Macau SAR

“Natura” opening October 1 – December 13 – Free Admission Natura: Contemporary Art and the Respect for Planet Earth On September 30, ARTFEM 2020, entitled Natura, commences at 6.30 pm (GMT +7) with an opening ceremony at Albergue SCM. Natura, the Latin word for nature, is the evolving theme for ARTFEM 2020, the only women … Read more

the 2020 ARTFEM women artists international bienniale of macau kicks off september 30th, albergue SCM.

the 2020 ARTFEM women artists international bienniale of macau kicks off september 30th, albergue SCM.

Women Artists in the contemporary world at the International Bienniale ART FEM 2020 of Macau THE 2020 ARTFEM Women Artists International Biennial of Macau opens with an Opening Ceremony on September 30th, 2020 (Wednesday) at 6:30 pm at Albergue SCM. This year’s edition covers the theme of Natura, the Latin word for nature. ARTEM 2020 … Read more

the same pond

the same pond

based on a true story Yesterday, sirens filled this site, today, noiselessness. Yesterday, there were tears, today, the fountain sprinkles. Yesterday, an ambulance, fire-engine and a police car parked on the street, today, a BMW, Volkswagen and a Landrover. Yesterday, people were supporting each other, today, people are again self-absorbed. Yesterday, this was a horrific … Read more

the journey divine

the journey divine

The Journey Divine Poem Poetry The Journey Divine   For what all lies in store, I am not yet sure. Just wander and roam these tree lined streets  and what was once confusing shall become clear….   The haze will disperse and the truth will shine through and all will be revealed in time to … Read more

vagabond soul – interview with photographer stephanie cornfield

vagabond soul - interview with photographer stephanie cornfield

a look at the woman behind the camera {Stephanie Cornfield by Marco Pancrazi, Los Angeles, CA 2014} A French-American photographer with Greek, Russian, and Romanian origin on her dad’s side and French and Italian on her mum’s side, Stephanie Cornfield shares her time between Asia, Europe, and the United States. Navigating between Paris, London, and … Read more

where there be wisdom

where there be wisdom

wisdom poems art poetry What’s in the forest other than integrity? The whisper of the greenery is the sounds of cascading waterfalls, the love songs of elated cicadas play beside hairs of the vines the voice of the voiceless What’s in the ocean other than clarity? The crystal-clear motion is the bridge for the dwellers … Read more

a picture & a thousand words

Once upon a time… On a mountain high above Lake Batur in Bali there lived a Bird Girl named Kiriana who was very unhappy. Kiriana had marvelous feathered wings which changed colors according to the Bird Girl’s moods; canary yellow when she was happy, flamingo pink when relaxed, parakeet green when the stings of envy … Read more

woman and world

woman and world

a short tale on passion She swirls, hungry, impatient, like a tropical storm. She passes through the world, she leaves no stone unturned. Her eyes bear witness to wonders of the world, past and present, old glories, fallen and resurrected. Her skin, ardent, glows like embers, She tastes like sand and sea salt altogether, And … Read more