Tag: religious

  • It's a Christmas Miracle

    written by kylethefrench on 2010-12-25 in #world #locations
    It's a Christmas Miracle

    The best light show in town is available at no cost to you! If you want to get into the Christmas spirit, head out to LaSallette National Shrine in Massachusetts where you can enjoy a lovely celebration of religious and secular holiday traditions - for free!

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  • What Lies Beneath the Fog: Revisiting Ngong Ping Village and the Big Buddha

    written by paperplanepilot on 2011-01-14 in #world #locations
    What Lies Beneath the Fog: Revisiting Ngong Ping Village and the Big Buddha

    This Lomo location has been featured before but a veil of thick fog was covering it. Thankfully it was quite sunny during my trip so I was able to get a good look - and lots of lomographs of this popular tourist destination in Hong Kong.

  • Pushkar Mela

    written by prao06 on 2011-01-10 in #world #locations
    Pushkar Mela

    Pushkar Mela (Mela = Fair) is an annual gathering that convenes every year around November/ December at the town of Pushkar in Rajasthan, India. What started as an annual event for cattle traders to exchange camels and cows, has grown into a 7-day extravaganza showcasing the rich culture of the north Indian state of Rajasthan.

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  • Reinventing Advent - Lomography Plays its Part!

    written by soundfoodaround on 2011-12-08 in #lifestyle
    Reinventing Advent - Lomography Plays its Part!

    The almost 4 week long lead up to Christmas Day is known as Advent and is marked by Advent Calendars, which are either handmade or bought at supermarkets, and almost always contain chocolate! Discover the origins of this popular tradition and what 'used to' lie behind the card doors!

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  • La Misión del Gloriosísimo Patriarca Señor San José

    written by carmenism on 2011-02-07 in #world #locations
    La Misión del Gloriosísimo Patriarca Señor San José

    As a New Englander, Spanish missions are both foreign and fascinating to me. With this being the first mission I have ever visited, I am by no means an expert on what a mission typically entails. However, I can assure you that Mission San José is picturesque enough to be well worth more than the suggested three dollar donation.

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  • Nossa Sr. da Encarnação Church

    written by sprofishgel on 2011-08-21 in #world #locations
    Nossa Sr. da Encarnação Church

    This church and the space that surrounds it is an ideal place to relax during moments of silence while contemplating the very beautiful city of Leiria and its beautiful castle. Religious an non-religious join together in this pleasant place.