By: Amanda

May 30 2010

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Category: Canon PowerShot SX120

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Focal Length:6mm
Shutter:1/0 sec
Camera:Canon PowerShot SX120 IS

May 18

As an historian, I know that the use of the swastika predates the Nazi Fucktards by aeons, but I still always do a double take when I see it. In the buddhist tradition it actually signifies peace, harmony and eternity. In Hinduism “the two symbols represent the two forms of the creator god Brahma: facing right it represents the evolution of the universe (Devanagari: प्रवृत्ति, Pravritti), facing left it represents the involution of the universe (Devanagari: निवृत्ति, Nivritti). It is also seen as pointing in all four directions (north, east, south and west) and thus signifies grounded stability.”

Time to re-learn.


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