Tiger Lily in Cemetery

October 19, 2011

in Nature

tiger lily in cemetery

“I found this place while wandering around the historic revolutionary area of Philadelphia, PA. It was behind an old church in an overgrown cemetery. It was early June, and it was the first tiger lily, a symbol of the summer, which always returns out of winter—like life resurrected from death. This photo is symbolic of the ineffable.”

Submitted by Marc Daniels.

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Fran Rossi Szpylczyn October 19, 2011 at 10:45 am

I find that cemeteries are rich for photo taking – with so many images, so many signs of God everywhere. No – not always in headstones and statues, but in all the other things that mingle with them. God in all things…

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Denise October 21, 2011 at 1:56 pm

I had a friend who used to love to practice photography in cemeteries. She, too, felt they were full of rich images.

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Fran Rossi Szpylczyn October 19, 2011 at 10:45 am

And I neglected to say clearly- this photo is wonderful, truly wonderful!

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Norma Reyes October 20, 2011 at 12:53 pm

I find this picture so beautiful. It touched the center of my being!!!

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Denise October 21, 2011 at 1:57 pm

Thank you for taking the time to stop and comment, Norma.

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Marc Daniels November 1, 2011 at 1:45 am

Thanks for the compliments on my photo everyone. Much obliged-

God Bless,

Marc

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