My Gift to Dhamma Wheel

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Stiphan
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My Gift to Dhamma Wheel

Post by Stiphan » Sun Jan 15, 2017 1:27 pm

Dear friends,

I am entering a one-month retreat today.

I just wanted to give this wallpaper background as a gift to you that I completed just now in Photoshop.

The message on the wallpaper image is mine as well, and it is something I wrote for myself.

I collected the various layers: the Buddha image, Dhammacakka, Buddhist flag, a high-quality wallpaper of a dramatic orange sky, and used various effects and layers in Photoshop. I had great fun doing it!

It had many versions until I decided to settle on this one.

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Enjoy and see you in a month's time!

With mettā,
Stephen

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Re: My Gift to Dhamma Wheel

Post by retrofuturist » Mon Jan 16, 2017 5:09 am

Greetings,

Beautiful image ~ beautiful meaning.

All the best for the next month... may it be cool and conducive to liberation!

:thumbsup:

Metta,
Paul. :)
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Re: My Gift to Dhamma Wheel

Post by Phena » Mon Jan 16, 2017 7:51 am

Dear Sumano,

Have a rewarding retreat.

Thank you for the joy and positivity that you always bring with you :anjali:

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Re: My Gift to Dhamma Wheel

Post by Cittasanto » Mon Jan 16, 2017 9:14 pm

May your retreat bring much benefit my friend.
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