“The universe conspires to steer one in the direction where one can flourish. Bad or good the experience will be a lesson and a lesson learned is fortune measured by wisdom gained.” ~ Sal Martinez ॐ lis
"No mud, no lotus".The lotus connects the three spheres of earthly existence- land, sea, sky because it grows from the mirky mudd through the water ultimately reaching the sky above. It is a symbol for awakening to the spiritual reality of life.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Synopsis: Bilbo Baggins, a Hobbit, journeys to the Lonely Mountain accompanied by a group of dwarves to reclaim a treasure taken from them by the dragon Smaug. Directed by: Peter Jackson