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A recent global survey conducted by National Geographic shows that the worlds fastest growing religion is not Islam or Christianity, but no religion at all - atheism. National Geographic Shows, New Television, Church News, Power To The People, New Perspective, Atheism, Fast Growing, Christianity, Islam

The World's Newest Major Religion: No Religion

As secularism grows, atheists and agnostics are trying to expand and diversify their ranks.

A Dreamy, Photographic Pilgrimage Along the Ganges River -- photos by Caleb Cain Marcus. Travel Reviews, Earth From Space, Pictures Of People, Night City, Pilgrimage, Vacation Spots, National Geographic, Travel Inspiration, Travel Photography

A Dreamy, Photographic Pilgrimage Along the Ganges River

Photographer Caleb Cain Marcus began his 1,500-mile pilgrimage along the the Ganges River amid the snow-capped peaks of Gangotri, India, a Hindu pilgrim town where the massive river originates as an aquamarine stream “so narrow that you could almost hop across.” He’s not particularly religious, but for Marcus, following the path of the spiritually significant […]

What This Muslim Learned From a Christian Retreat

What This Muslim Learned From a Christian Retreat

The inability to see the face of God in another or even in your enemy is what keeps us divided and is a major contributing factor for the existence of ex...

Is Ken a Bad Samaritan?

Ken Shupe, A Bad Samaritan?

As a minister, it has been my goal to avoid getting into the gutter of what as of late has become of American politics. But every now and then, there are the occasional occurrences that compel me to respond, and the case of the South Carolina tow-truck driver – who refused to help 25-year-old Cassandra […]

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Persephone descending

Professional, well balanced woman. At ease with myself and most of those around me. Possess a mix of Strength, Depth and Complexity. Crave bathtubs, old souls, beautiful eyes, elegance, intellect and a liberal amount of alcohol. Follow my descend into the underworld.

Language of Love


Dr. Gary Chapman, in his book Building Relationships, outlines 5 love languages whereby people communicate. What is your language of love?

Girl With Green EyesTaken in Bangladesh, this portrait features a young lady's green eyes. The people in this country are beautiful.

Top 10 Most Famous Portrait Photographers In The World

Travel portrait photography is not just about making a portrait, it is about capturing a moment, an emotion. And for this to happen, one must interact, love people and know how to catch the right moment.

Africa, Young Suri boys by the Kibish River, South Omo, Ethiopia ~ Photo by Dietmar Temps Black Is Beautiful, Beautiful World, Beautiful People, African Tribes, African Art, African Safari, African Style, African Fabric, African Women

Ethiopian Tribes, Suri

Ethiopia, tribes, Surma, Suri people Young boys seen by the Kibish river near the village Kibish. When you visit the Surma area you probably follow the road from Tum to Koka and Tulgit and finally Kibish. Most of the tourists are going directly to Kibish, which is the biggest settlement in the area with a police station, a tourist office, two small restaurants, some shops, and, if you are very lucky, a cold beer. Around Koka, Tulgit and Kibish there are many small Suri villages which can be…

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Africa - Ethiopia / Surmaboy

Though difficult to reach due to harsh rainy seasons and, at times, nonexistent roads, the Omo Valley continually rewards its visitors with a unique and astonishing beauty. The entire region has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list since 1980. The Surma occupy an area near the Sudanese border. They practice scarification and beauty mutilation and are one of the last tribes in the world where the women wear large lip plates. Many of their warriors prefer to rest naked…

Moscow-based Russian photographer Katerina Plotnikova has taken a series of incredible photos with the help of real animals. There is no Photoshop involved - just a group of elite animal trainers and a surreal, mystical quality Surrealism Photography, Portrait Photography, Animal Photography, Fashion Photography, Photography Gallery, Color Photography, Beauty Photography, Wildlife Photography, Foto Portrait

Russian Photographer Takes Stunning Portraits With REAL Animals

What you're about to see is not Photoshop - Moscow-based Russian photographer Katerina Plotnikova created these stunning images with the help of real live animals! While seemingly dangerous, these shots were made possible with the help of professional animal trainers. Fortunately, she has provided us with a few adorable behind-the-scenes photos showing how the animals are posed by their trainers, including a shot where the bear sneaks a snack from its trainer over the model's shoulder.

simply-war: A Sudan People’s Liberation Army soldier stands in line during a rehearsal of the Independence Day ceremony in Juba July (Goran Tomasevic/Reuters)

How To Be a Great Photographer (and Maybe Everything Else) - James Altucher

I suck at photography. I take a photo and, to me, it looks like puke. It looks dead. I wish I were better. Chase Jarvis is a great photographer. He’s won all sorts of awards. I wanted to talk to him. So I lied. He asked me if he could interview me for Chase Jarvis …

Coldplay and Beyonce’s new music video for “Hymn For The Weekend,” released Friday, has already received a lot of attention — but not for the right reasons. The video, which was set and filmed in… Coldplay Music Videos, Coldplay New, Coldplay Hymn, The Weekend Music, Hymn For The Weekend, Iggy Pop, Chris Martin, Music Videos, Celebrity

The Bindi Isn’t Indie

Et tu, Beyoncé? #ReclaimtheBindi wants to challenge cultural appropriation of traditional symbols.

Portrait of African Indigenous: Omo Valley, Ethiopia. We Are The World, People Around The World, Wonders Of The World, African Tribes, African Art, African Women, Tribal Face, Arte Tribal, Digital Art Gallery

20 627 pictures and photos

Online digital art gallery of best pictures and photos from portfolios of digital artists. Manually processing and aggregation artworks into the thematic digital art galleries.