posted on May, 14 2012 @ 02:20 AM
reply to post by onehuman
S&F Thank you for posting this. It's easy enough to lose faith in human beings, it's spiritual sustenance to be reminded of Love. (I've been
re-reading "Mein Kampf.") Generally, we humans grossly under-estimate the intelligence & awareness of animals.
I don’t know how many here have seen this. I saw this for the first time some years ago.
Watch an elephant artist paint an elephant with a flower:
I can’t think of elephants without thinking of Ganesh:
“Ganesha, also spelled Ganesa or Ganesh, also known as Ganapati, Vinayaka, and Pillaiyar, is one of the deities best-known and most widely
worshipped in the Hindu pantheon. His image is found throughout India and Nepal. Hindu sects worship him regardless of affiliations.] Devotion to
Ganesha is widely diffused and extends to Jains, Buddhists, and beyond India.”
“Although he is known by many other attributes, Ganesha's elephant head makes him particularly easy to identify. Ganesha is widely revered as the
Remover of Obstacles and more generally as Lord of Beginnings and Lord of Obstacles (Vighnesha , Vighneshvara ), patron of arts and sciences, and
the deva of INTELLECT and WISDOM. He is honoured at the beginning of rituals and ceremonies and invoked as Patron of Letters during writing