Datura

A place for things that make my heart beat faster
fishstickmonkey:

Guanyin, known as Avalokiteshvara in Sanskrit, the bodhisattva of compassion.
Culture: Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Jin Dynasty (uncertain)            Yuan Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made:
Jin Dynasty-Yuan Dynasty
Early Date: 1115
Late Date: 1368
Section: Asian
Materials: Wood
Technique: Painted
Penn Museum

fishstickmonkey:

Guanyin, known as Avalokiteshvara in Sanskrit, the bodhisattva of compassion.

Culture: Chinese

Provenience: China
Period: Jin Dynasty (uncertain)
            Yuan Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made:
Jin Dynasty-Yuan Dynasty
Early Date: 1115
Late Date: 1368
Section: Asian
Materials: Wood
Technique: Painted

(via snowonredearth)

Spiritual progress is like detoxification. Things have to come up in order to be released. Once we have asked to be healed, then our unhealed places are forced to the surface.

—Marianne Williamson (via happyasatree)

(Source: unconditionedconsciousness, via parkstepp)

Bob Dylan

—Visions Of Johanna

phi1ch:

'aint it just like the night to play tricks when youre trying to be so quiet?

we sit here stranded.. tho, we all do out best to deny it’

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elarogers:

Sakura Ishi (Cherry Blossom Stones): Mica Pseudomorphs of Complex Cordierite-Indialite Intergrowths from Kameoka, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan.

elarogers:

Sakura Ishi (Cherry Blossom Stones): Mica Pseudomorphs of Complex Cordierite-Indialite Intergrowths from Kameoka, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan.

(Source: inlovewithgeosciences, via xena2)