Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 16 – “Calm”


Hugh photographically challenges us with calm this week…
1. Take or choose a photo that you’ve taken that for you denotes, calm.
2. Create a new post on your blog entitled “Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 16 – “Calm”
3. Add the photo(s) you have taken to the post and tell us a little about what you are showing.
4. Create a pingback to this post or leave a link to your post in the comments section below so that other participants can view your post.

My offering…


Serenity is

Found in the peace of His home

A calmness of mind

Ritu 2016

Read as

Serenity is found on the peace of His home;

Found in the peace of His home, a calmness of mind

I always find that a sense of calm waves over me whenever I see our local Gurdwara.  We are lucky, we live literally a stone’s throw away, and I see this magnificent building every day.

It’s a great start to a day, and a wonderful way to finish one too!

The rainbow that day was just an added sense of calm that complemented the whole scene that morning.

26 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. joey
    Mar 26, 2016 @ 19:43:18

    Super pretty picture — lovely prose as well 🙂

    Liked by 1 person


  2. Janni Styles
    Mar 18, 2016 @ 22:09:46

    Beautiful verse and photo, Ritu, nicely done.

    Liked by 1 person


  3. Heena Rathore P.
    Mar 18, 2016 @ 08:32:05

    So beautiful!

    Liked by 1 person


  4. amommasview
    Mar 18, 2016 @ 05:22:45

    Just so beautiful!

    Liked by 1 person


  5. Judy Martin
    Mar 16, 2016 @ 07:21:38

    That is a fantastic picture, Ritu, the rainbow enhances it even more. It does look so calm and peaceful. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person


  6. reocochran
    Mar 16, 2016 @ 04:08:38

    This is truly a wondrous photograph in so many ways, Ritu. Peaceful and meaningful with faith, beauty and light displayed. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person


  7. Fourth Generation Farmgirl
    Mar 15, 2016 @ 22:59:40

    So lovely and serene, Ritu. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person


  8. D. Wallace Peach
    Mar 15, 2016 @ 22:53:06

    Beautiful photo, Ritu. What a sight with the added rainbow. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person


  9. Hugh's Views and News
    Mar 15, 2016 @ 22:40:14

    What a magical calming photo and words, Ritu. How nice to start and end the day with that magnificent view. The rainbow certainly adds that final piece of calmness for me.

    Liked by 1 person


  10. Erika Kind
    Mar 15, 2016 @ 20:59:46

    The photo says it all and your words could not fit better, Sis! Very deep!

    Liked by 2 people


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