The Mongolian Ger

The Mongolian Ger, home to many of the Mongolians is an interesting concept. I was told that the two poles in the centre represented the Father and Mother. The hole in the centre looks towards heaven. Had wonderful moments at a Ger camp with fellow trippers on my trip to Mongolia last October. It was…

Painting the Red Bamboo

According to Wikipedia, there are over 10,000 species of Bamboo and the site goes on to list all the different types of Bamboo available. The bamboo is no stranger in South East Asia. We use it to make cane chairs, decorate our gardens, eat the shoots of the bamboo and it is an all time favourite…