Beautiful painting by Zeng Hao! Green Tara - originally a Hindu goddess and later adopted by some forms of Buddhism. She is known as the mother of liberation, a protectress, an obstacle remover, and an earth mother.
"Appennino" ~ The Appennine Colossus - Sculptor: Giambologna. This magnificent work is to be found in the Parco di Villa Demidoff, formerly Villa di Pratolino, situated approximately miles north of Florence, Italy
5 x 8 Print - Art Card, The Sacred Seed, Driftwood Sculpture by Debra Bernier I love how these sculptures are created in nature and are still apart of the tree. I would love to run across one of these. It makes it look as if these are real wood spirits.
The forest symbolizes the psyche and the hidden realms, the place of original experience. The dark or enchanted forest that very often appears as an image in fairy tales and dreams is a threshold symbol.