Moon, Travel

Camping at Shenandoah Valley Campground July 1 to July 3, 2012

[vimeo https://vimeo.com/45951122 w=515&h=290] Click here to watch this video on YouTube I'm a bit behind in my posting, we went camping after we left the temple Sunday morning.  We got there around 2 pm and we were told that they didn't have power and running water.  The power went out about the same time as the… Continue reading Camping at Shenandoah Valley Campground July 1 to July 3, 2012

My Garden, Photography, Wildlife

Assignment 20: Birds in Motion

This is my contribution to Scott’s Assignment 20: Motion.  I was fortunate to spot a hummingbird this evening in my garden.  As I was waiting for him to return, I spotted this yellow birth perching on my Maximilian sunflower. Then he flew away. I was hoping that he would and was able to capture him in… Continue reading Assignment 20: Birds in Motion

Buddhism, Community, Cultural, Event, Travel

Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30th and July 1st Random Photos

As I have mentioned earlier that this is our six consecutive years attending the July 4th celebration event at Wat Lao Buddhavong in Catlett, Virginia and it is their 32nd celebration. My first time visiting the temple was in 1997 during their July 4th celebration, the temple was buzzing with people back then.  I was… Continue reading Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30th and July 1st Random Photos

Community, Lao Tradition, Travel

Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 a Visit from Senator Jill Vogel

The temple was honored to receive a visit from Virginia's Senator Jill Vogel. Click here to watch this video on YouTube And these are the last two music videos from the event. Click here to watch this video on YouTube Click here to watch this video on YouTube All photos and video were shot with… Continue reading Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 a Visit from Senator Jill Vogel

Community, Thai Music, Travel

Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 Ice & Friends Band

This is a Thai local band called Ice & Friends. [vimeo https://vimeo.com/45418073 w=515&h=290] Click here to watch this video on YouTube [vimeo https://vimeo.com/45418075 w=515&h=290] Click here to watch this video on YouTube [vimeo https://vimeo.com/45417844 w=515&h=290] Click here to watch this video on YouTube All photos and video were taken with Canon T2i and EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM… Continue reading Wat Lao Buddhavong June 30, 2012 Ice & Friends Band