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AROUND THE WORLD

“The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart

Jama Masjid, New Delhi, India by Etienne Roudaut

The Wailing Wall in Jerusalem #BUCKET-LIST

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Leshan Giant Buddha, Sichuan, China...The famous 71 meters (233 feet) tall statue is carved out of a cliff face. It shows a seated Buddha with his hands on his knees. This statue is the tallest statue of the Buddha and the shoulders are 28 meters wide. The smallest toenail can easily seat a person and the 7 meters wide ear can accommodate two people . The head of the Leshan Buddha is 14.7 meters tall and 10 meters wide and is covered with 1,021 buns of curly hair.

Kailash or Kailasanath Temple is a temple dug in the wall of a high basalt cliff located at Ellora, Maharashtra, India. It is a megalith carved out of one single rock. It was built in the 8th century by the Rashtrakuta king Krishna I. The Kailash Temple is notable for its vertical excavation—carvers started at the top of the original rock, and excavated downward. It is estimated that about 400,000 tons of rocks was scooped out over 100's of years to construct this monolithic structure.

This is St Marys Cathedral in Sydney all lit up as part of the Vivid Festival. Sydney’s Vivid Festival runs this year from 27 May to 21 June and is a feast for the eyes. The images are repeated/rotated at regular intervals so you see them all.

SYDNEY LIGHT FESTIVAL

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Costumed little girl, Jember Fashion Carnival, Jember, East Java, Indonesia

Bangladesh man.. would love to hear some of his experiences.