Old man exhaling puff of smoke


The picture of an old man exhaling a puff of smoke taken at a village near Hyderabad.

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Disclaimer: This picture is a work of art and the author does not promote smoking.

Buddhist devotee


When I do good, I feel good.
When I do bad, I feel bad. That’s my religion.
– Abraham Lincoln

Buddhist devotee photograph taken during my recent visit to Bodhgaya, Bihar.

Beyond the horizon


We have always held to the hope, the belief, the conviction that there is a better life, a better world, beyond the horizon.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt

Buddhist monk


Buddhist monk at Bodhgaya.

There is only one religion, though there are a hundred versions of it.
~George Bernard Shaw



This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy.
Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
– Dalai Lama



Picture taken at Terminal 3, Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi.

Flowers are our greatest silent friends


Flowers are our greatest silent friends.
– Jim G. Brown

When was the last time you spent a quiet moment just doing nothing


When was the last time you spent a quiet moment just doing nothing – just sitting and looking at the sea, or watching the wind blowing the tree limbs, or waves rippling on a pond, a flickering candle or children playing in the park?
– Ralph Marston

Green is the prime color of the world from which …


Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises.
– Pedro Calderon de la Barca

Happiness held is the seed; happiness shared is the flower


Happiness held is the seed; Happiness shared is the flower.
– John Harrigan