Wednesday, July 8, 2009

7/8 Outdoor Wednesday #26


Here are some shots taken at the Oriental and Lotus Gardens which was my favorite part of Wickham Park.
Here is a close-up of statue in image above.


An inspiration place for prayer or meditation.


This is a place to kneel and pray.



I thought this was a very peaceful scene. For more information go to www.Wickhampark.org.




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14 comments:

  1. Joyce, I am in love with that first shot of the archway. How wonderful it is! I like so many of the shapes of things in Oriental architecture, and I like it when furniture echoes those shapes. I have a table that is similar to that arch. I guess that's why it spoke to me so much! :-)

    Happy Outdoor Wednesday...

    XO,

    Sheila :-)

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  2. Beautiful pictures! I love the last shot, what a wonderful place to relax and enjoy nature's bounty. Thanks for stopping by, I hope to post more firework shots from the key later. DH took some shots with what I call his "mr. fancy pants" camera, can't wait to see how they turn out. Mine were shot with a little point and shoot coolpix and it doesn't like it when you move (and I'm one of those that can't sit still lol). Kathy

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  3. That looks like a wonderful place to visit! How lovely the pics are! Cindy

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  4. These photos are beautiful...this must be a fascinating place...

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  5. Hi Joyce,
    Loved the pictures especially the last one so peaceful and serene. Thank you for sharing.
    Sue

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  6. What a lovely place, Joyce. Your photos are beautiful!!

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  7. What a beautiful place, I enjoyed your pictures very much. Thank you

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  8. Looks like a special place to visit. Thanks for sharing.

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  9. Lovely frames. Thanks for the tour. Cool, green and serene.

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  10. Yes, there is a flea market near O'Hare. If you want details just email me.

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  11. Oh Joyce, thank you for sharing. I especially loved the place to kneel and pray. What a wonderful addition to the garden. The statue was awesome. Just beautiful. Everything beautiful. Thanks for sharing on this beautiful Outdoor Wednesday. Please stop by and say hi. Country Hugs, Sherry

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  12. Beautiful and serene. Just looking at the pics makes me feel calm. Thanks for sharing.

    Christi

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  13. Joyce,

    These pictures are just beautiful. I really love the last one, so serene and pretty. I could spend a lot of time there!

    Happy Outdoor Wednesday, Joyce!

    xoxo
    Jane

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  14. Beautiful pictures. I especially like the one with the crosses where people kneel to pray. Very pretty.
    Blessings,
    Sandra

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