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“IN SOLITUDE WE CAN FIND OURSELVES,
AND IN FINDING OURSELVES,
WE FIND OUR BROTHERS AND SISTERS”

Miguel de Unamuno quotes
(Spanish Author and Philosopher, 1864-1936)

This is the historic Kloster St. Georgen, in Stein Am Rhein in Switzerland. A Benedictine monastery in Switzerland in or around the year1007.

MONKS-

HISTORIC STEIN AM RHEIN

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November 27th, 2010
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A self-taught, passionate photographer and writer – I love capturing beauty through the eyes of a camera. I have self-published 13 books, all non-fiction except one. My books are real life human interest topics that I feel are worthy of reflection.

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Comments

  • John Dalkin
    John Dalkinabout 4 years ago

    Beautiful solitude photo !

  • thankyou so much John!

    – Charmiene Maxwell-batten

  • Gerry  Temple
    Gerry Templeabout 4 years ago

    A beautiful image of solitude but my Dad would say “You can be lonely in a crowded room and surrounded with love on a mountain top”

  • thanks so much Gerry, and yes that is so true!!

    – Charmiene Maxwell-batten

  • Vitta
    Vittaabout 4 years ago

    Magnificent work!!!

  • thankyou so much Vitta!!

    – Charmiene Maxwell-batten

  • thankyou so much Dear Vitta!! xx

    – Charmiene Maxwell-batten

  • David  Hibberd
    David Hibberdabout 4 years ago

    An excellent image. Well done.
    Davo

  • thankyou so mcuh Davo!!

    – Charmiene Maxwell-batten

  • David Davies
    David Daviesabout 4 years ago

    Super picture, Sita!

  • thankyou so very much David!!

    – Charmiene Maxwell-batten

  • barnsis
    barnsisabout 4 years ago

    Very well done, the lighting is just right and the framing is perfect

  • thankyou so very much!!!

    – Charmiene Maxwell-batten

  • Catherine Hamilton-Veal  ©
    Catherine Hami...about 4 years ago

    lovely work Charmiene.x

  • thankyou so much Catherine xx

    – Charmiene Maxwell-batten

  • Bob Culshaw
    Bob Culshawabout 4 years ago

    Super capture Charmiene – positively spartan surroundings.

  • thanks so much Bob, yes this is how they lived, it is an amazing place to walk around

    – Charmiene Maxwell-batten

  • Bramley1
    Bramley1about 4 years ago

    Wonderful capture!!

  • thankyou so much bri!!

    – Charmiene Maxwell-batten

  • AnimiDawn
    AnimiDawnabout 4 years ago

    Wonderful work! Love it!

  • thankyou so very much!!!

    – Charmiene Maxwell-batten

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