March 13, 2017

War & Peace in London's South Bank

Imperial War Museum

Imperial War Museum London

The  museum is in the old psychiatric hospital, Bethlem,
which was nicknamed 'Bedlam'. 

Aircraft suspended in the Atrium

World War I Gas Masks

American Recruiting Poster

German Enigma Machine

Straw Overboots Used by German Soldiers

Bronze Eagle Made for the Reich Chancellery

Section of the Berlin Wall

Tibetan Peace Garden

The Tibetan Peace Garden was opened by
His Holiness the Dalai Lama in May 1999.

The Language Pillar carries the Dalai Lama's message
of peace and harmony in four languages:
Tibetan, English, Chinese and Hindi.

Contemporary sculptures at the west gateway
portray the element of Air.

At the centre of the garden, a bronze cast of the Kalachakra Mandala
is set into black Kilkenny limestone. The sculpture in the background
portrays the element of Earth.

This panel portrays the element of Water.

Related Post:

No comments:

Post a Comment

All comments are moderated.