Thursday, December 17, 2009
The Starfish and the Mysteries of Makara/ 'MAKARA IN KUNDALINI YOGA'/ 'Makara the Buddhist Sea King'/ A cinderella stamp from the Shambhala Nor depicting Nagarjuna and Tara
The starfish is frequently associated with mermaids.
Freshwater Mermaids: A Spirit of the Waterfall/ 'The Ousel' by Eric Whollem/ Mixed media digital art/ MERMAID ART/ The Mythology of the Naiad
mixed media digital art
by Eric Whollem
Copyright by the artist.
Mermaids of the Inland Waterways
In world folklore, mermaids and mermen are usually of the salt sea
or of lakes, rivers, and springs. Hot springs, especially have been
regarded as being in the care of overseeing spirits, these, of course
In this image a mermaid profers her hand to an ousel, a creek bird.
John Muir once said that this bird was his favorite of all avian life.
The mermaid above is a Naiad, or freshwater mermaid or undine.
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