Monthly Archives: May 2014

Green Weekend – 4.5.2014

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After so many occasions connecting with the ocean, I finally made a trip to the Botanical Garden last Sunday. This time, I connected with the plants and the trees. I walked on the grass and delighted in the dazzling greenery.

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The Botanical Garden is located in Domain, next to the Sydney Opera House. Entrance is free of charge. What I love most about the Botanical Garden is that it is full of trees. Judging from the size of the trunk of the trees, I gather that some of trees are indeed very, very old.

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The Botanical Garden is within walking distance to the Central Business District (CBD). So it only takes a short walk for the office workers to drop by for a quick picnic during their lunch hour. One could actually view the Sydney skyline from the Botanical Garden.

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I had enjoyed connecting with the earthy energy. The energy of the earth is rather different from the energy of the ocean. There’s a heat element in the earthy energy which made me feel alive, energized, inspired and revitalized. Despite my background and upbringing, I am a firm believer of the 5 basic elements in life – earth, fire, water, air and ether (spirit). In order for us to be a balanced human being, these 5 basic elements must be in balance in our bodies.

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Last but not least, the flowers. Flowers are not plentiful in the Botanical Garden, but some are in full bloom. Needless to say, looking at these flowers made my day!

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