Categorieën van foto's:

 

WORLD RELIGIONS AND IDEOLOGIES (INCLUDING VICTIMS AND SOLUTIONS)



Sacrament procession - Krakow - Poland 2001
Santa Nina (catholic) procession - Manila - the Philippines 1997

 

Islam:

 

 
Masjid-e Imam mosk - Isfahan - Iran 1994 Id Kah mosk - Kashgar - Xinjiang - Occupied territory West-China 1998

 

Buddhism:

 

 
Swayambhunath Buddhist stupa - Kathmandu - Nepal 1997 Tibetan refugee at Bodnath Buddhist stupa - Kathmandu - Nepal 1997

 

Hinduïsm:

 

 
Hindu temples - Kathmandu - Nepal 1997 Hampi - Karnataka - India 1998

 

Taoïsm:

 

 
Tao Jin-Jang symbol - Baisha - Yunnan - China 1997 Wong Tai Sin Taoi temple - Hong Kong 1997

 

Animism:

 
Uluru (Ayers Rock) - Holy rock for the Aboriginals - Australia 1991 Haus Tambaran Ghost House in Kraimbit - East-Sepik Province - Papua New Guinea 1990

 

 

The Welcoming Circle - Symbol of the Pueblo-Indians - Santa Fe - New Mexico - US 1995 Sun Gate- Tiahuanaco (1000 year old city) - Lake Titicaca - Bolivia 1993

 

 

IDEOLOGIES

 

Communism:

 

 

 

 

Islam Fundamentalism:

Statue Lenin – Bishkek – Kirgizstan 1998 Wall painting -  Isfahan – Iran 1994

 

Free Market 'fundamentalism', capitalism and modernization:

 

 
Highway - United States 1995

Gun Shop - United States 1995

 

Non violence as a conection between religions and ideologies:

 

Plates in India 1998                                                                                          Text of Gandhi - Gandhi museum Delhi - 2007

 

VICTIMS OF IDEOLOGIES

 

Communism:

 

 

 

Anti-communism:

Karakalpak man - Moynaq at the nearly dry Aral Lake - Uzbekistan 1998

Vietnam Memorial as a remembrance of 58.000 dead US-soldiers (In Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia millions of citizens where killed during the Vietnam war.) - Washington - US 1995

 

Fascism:

 

 
Political prisoners, gypsies, people from the Sowjet Union , homo sexuals, criminals, anti-socials, Jehova-witnesses and Jews ; all victems and not wanted during National Socialism regime- Auschwitz - Poland 2001
Prisoners who died 1941-42 - Auschwitz - Poland 2001
Auschwitz-Birkenau - Poland 2001 Monument for the remembrance of 1,5 million killed people, mainly Jews - Auschwitz-Birkenau - Poland 2001

 

Free market fundamentalism:

 

 
Waste collector - Washington - DC- United States 1995

Former Car shop - Kingman - Arizona - United States 1995

red = severely endangered
yellow  = fragile
green = relatively stable or of intact

Homeless sleeping in front of the Remembrance church (Gedächtnisskirche) Berlin - Germany 2001

Endangered nature areas on a plate - Bardia National Park - Nepal 1997

 

SOLLUTIONS

 

 
Courage, belief, idealism, hope and endurance: Dialogue:
South African saying in Washington - DC - United States 1995 Jayapura - Papua - Indonesia 1990