Project Category: The US

The Young American Indian

“There is something serenely beautiful about a young child embracing his identity. In today’s world where an outcry of equality and conformity is preached, it is very easy to forget that we all come from diverse societies and different cultures. Children are being thought by everyday experiences that fitting in is the first step to social acceptance. It is then on these programs and affairs that dates back to almost hundred years, that we open up the world’s eyes, and encourage our children to embrace what makes them unique.” From The Young American Indian. Posted by Simply Rosalyn on...

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95th Inter-Tribal Parade

Their love for pageantry came as a delightful surprise! probably counted at least 10 Princesses on the parade, representing groups, schools and/or organizations. “I compiled all the amazing colors and actions I was able to capture in this album. It was indeed an unforgettable experience, to be submerged in a cultural activity, one that defines a “nation”. I felt so at home, that was for sure. Though it is not as big of an event as the Panagbenga Festival, the parade did remind me of home. In 2007, I was in Baguio just in time for the Panagbenga Festival....

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Aztec Ruins National Monument

  .   On our way to Durango, Colorado, we passed by several cities including Farmington and Aztec. While in the City of Aztec, we couldn’t miss the chance in seeing the Aztec Ruins and taking snapshots of the past Indian Civilization along the Animas...

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Popcorn Rows

  .   .   .     .   .   .     .   .   .   When I was taking these photos, I wanted to emphasize how delicate these tiny flowers are! They are very feminine in nature with their outside ivory white petals with a touch of Indian red on the inside. This is a little shrub with one main stem and branches and twigs full of flowers falling from the sides. It’s a plant that I’ve now seen new home developers plant on new communities. They surely add to a home’s curb...

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Safari Adventure, San Diego

  .   .   .     .   .   .   Living close to San Diego, we always had the pleasure to take the kids to theme parks such as Sea World, Lego Land and Animal Parks. San Diego Zoo Safari Park offers variety of ways to tour the park. You can choose to be on an open-air safari truck and get an up-close experience of the animals on several enclosures. Or if you have children, you can ride on a Caravan Safari that drives around the...

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