caught this monk about to enter the long security line to get into the major temple in Kandy. was hit by a suicide bomber during the war. turns out, tho, some monks found blood on their hands, too, during the war. not a stigmata. (note: suicide bombing was founded in sri lanka. what an honor, eh?)
If a lion and a tiger got into a fight... June 15th 2010 who would win??
this is one of THE top questions kids always asked in zoos.
and when you try to explain to them that the two would never meet - their faces pout. and they just restate the question. or start arguing among and amuck.
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Asia » Sri Lanka » Eastern Province » Trincomalee The Sinhalese arrived in Sri Lanka late in the 6th century B.C., probably from northern India. Buddhism was introduced beginning in about the mid-third century B.C., and a great civilization developed at the cities of Anuradhapura (kingdom from circa... ... read more
making a documentary about the role of musicians in the crisis in Mali and the Sahel:
would like to unite some of us bloggers around this!
also figuring out how to put my pen to good use...
and figuring out how to live in berlin and dakar at the same time, with a whiff of brooklyn...
and trying to slow the pace at which my world is webbed...let us not forget how close we are...tug tug.
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