Take something irregular,rough-hewn,
off-kilter,incomplete…and it’s all the more desirable
for it’s flaws…
~ ` ~ Oliver Burkeman
A land without ruins is a land without memories – a land without momories is a land without history. ~ ` ~ Abram Joseph Ryan There is nothing as dear as the sight of ruins. ~ ` ~ Joseph Brodsky The ruins proclaim the building was beautiful ~ ` ~ Mohsin Hamid Old places have soul. ~ ` ~ Sarah Anderson Ruins are not empty. They are sacred places full of precence… ~ ` ~ John O’ Donohue The life & passion of a person leaves an imprint on the eather of a place… ~ ` ~ John O’ Donohue Where there is ruin there is hope for a tressure ~ ` ~ Rumi What’s old collapses, times change, And new life blossoms in the ruins. … ~ ` ~ Friedrich Schiller Ruin is when man-made has become part of nature. … ~ ` ~ Marco Casagrande The broken eggshell of a civilization which time has hatched & devoured ~ ` ~ Julia Ward Howe A ruin should always be protected but never repaired- thus may we witness full the lingering legasies of the past ~ ` ~ Walter scott Some ruins of ancient times are much more beautiful than the best buildings of modern eras! ~ ` ~ Mehmet Murat Ildan
lamparai Fort..(ruins) chennai, India,
Alaramparai lies on the east coast called the coramandal coast,
served as fort as well as sea port in ancient tamilnadu.
the existing ruined fort and dock yard was built by
the muslim rulers during the
18th century A.D. )
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December 24, 2020 | Categories:
Poetry in stone | Tags: ancient, architecture, bnw, bnwgreatshots, bnwlovers, chennai, dockyard, fort, harbour, history, india, port, ruins, sea backwaters, travel, zen | 18 Comments