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This one's for Alan and Dan74 - Dhamma Wheel

This one's for Alan and Dan74

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Ben
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This one's for Alan and Dan74

Postby Ben » Thu Jun 23, 2011 11:24 am

And the other Dhamma Wheel photographers - or star gazers...

Date with the Milky Way led to stars

Three judges, including Australian astro-photographer David Malin, said Mr Cherney had captured ''a beautiful collection of time-lapse sequences of the southern Milky Way seen over the Southern Ocean''.

Read more: http://www.theage.com.au/technology/sci ... z1SvValOkY

And don't forget to check out the photos!

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http://www.theage.com.au/photogallery/n ... tedImage=0
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: This one's for Alan and Dan74

Postby Modus.Ponens » Thu Jun 23, 2011 11:52 am

Very beautiful :smile:
He turns his mind away from those phenomena, and having done so, inclines his mind to the property of deathlessness: 'This is peace, this is exquisite — the resolution of all fabrications; the relinquishment of all acquisitions; the ending of craving; dispassion; cessation; Unbinding.'
(Jhana Sutta - Thanissaro Bhikkhu translation)

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Re: This one's for Alan and Dan74

Postby Dan74 » Thu Jun 23, 2011 12:55 pm

Absolutely amazing images!

I want to drive to the Twelve Apostles now and take pics!!!
(I just got a new camera today)
_/|\_

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Re: This one's for Alan and Dan74

Postby alan » Fri Jun 24, 2011 2:35 am

Very nice!
But how did you know my nickname is star gazer? :smile:

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Re: This one's for Alan and Dan74

Postby Ben » Fri Jun 24, 2011 2:43 am

“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

(Buddhist aid in Myanmar) • •

e: [email protected]..

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Re: This one's for Alan and Dan74

Postby Nyana » Fri Jun 24, 2011 3:26 am

Lovely pictures.

All the best,

Geoff


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