Dietro i Veli

  Periferia di Kuala Lumpur, tra edifici pericolanti e marciapiedi pieni di buche, cento mini-market dai prodotti arabi e un quartiere nato dalle migrazioni di massa, dalle politiche di accoglienza della Malesia nei confronti dei fratelli musulmani, cammino a testa bassa per ripararmi dal sole, sono l’unica donna per strada, sono l’unica bianca. “Perché lo […]

Trust at First Sight

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] France 2019 #3 [/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”4472″ img_size=”large”][vc_column_text]At the camp in Dunkerque the day after the eviction there are as many people as there were before the police came, the only difference today is that people are more desperate, many have lost most of their few belongings.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”4430″ img_size=”large” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text] The luckiest ones walk around wearing […]

Fiducia a Prima Vista

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Calais, France 2019 #2 [/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”4462″ img_size=”large” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center”][vc_column_text] Nell’insediamento di rifugiati di fianco al lago di Dunkerque, Francia, il giorno dopo lo sgombero da parte delle forze dell’ordine c’é la stessa quantità di persone che c’era il giorno prima. L’unica differenza oggi é che sono più disperati, molti hanno perso i pochi loro […]

Smiles of this planet

Calais, France 2019 On the last days I spent as a volunteer in Calais with Care4Calais I had the opportunity to assist a group of dentists who came from Focus 4 Hope organization, England, to offer free dental care to refugees. At the end of their two-day visit the dentists had treated over 200 people, […]

A Warrior

A WARRIOR Photo courtesy of Damon Wilder A warrior can be fully trusted, because he will never deceive those who have believed in him. A warrior reassure others by his presence, as his deeds are stronger and more effective than his words. A warrior fights against the enemies of truth and the fomenters of hatred, […]

Indonesia: Art Everywhere

INDONESIA – ART EVERYWHERE Published on Gili Life   Indonesia is a treasure-chest of art forms. With over 17,000 islands, art is the expression of the archipelago’s hundreds of tribal cultures and the result of centuries of trade, exchanges and colonial presence. The diversity of ethnic groups is reflected in the varied linguistic, religious and […]

The Ocean: the world’s largest habitat

  The Ocean: the world’s largest habitat   Connect yourself to the depths of the ocean, where there are no waves. The deeper you go, the more you’ll find stillness, calmness, grounding. – Sadhvi Bhagavati Saraswati – Published on Gili Life The Blue Planet We tend to call the planet we live on “the Earth”, […]

Acroyoga Ninja Star variations

ACROYOGA NINJA STAR VARIATIONS We put together a few variations of the infamous AcroYoga Ninja Star washing machine. The game was to play on the different axis and plans, trying to keep it horizontal as much as possible and to have the flyer keep the gaze at the same height. We had fun. Backdrop is […]

Indonesia’s sports

Published on Gili Life LET’S PLAY! Indonesians love sports. They love playing and they love watching them, especially if Indonesia is one of the contestants! However, the concept of sport, namely as an activity done in the purpose of physical exercise, is pretty new and has been introduced with modern times. Traditionally, many physical activities […]

MandalaBlue: Yoga & Diving

“The sea washes away the ills of all mankind.” ~ Euripides (420 BC)   The regular motion of the waves is hypnotizing. One can spend countless hours getting lost in my thoughts or meditating in front of the sea, the element that pervades the surface of the Earth with its powerful energy and liquid matter. […]