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Prayer Flags

What does one do with prayer flags?  We have had ours for over 15 years and did not know what to do with them!

This is when Mary Jane told me about the order of color, and if possible to be hung diagonally, and where it can also catch the wind.  I believe that is so that the prayer can be released into the wind and be carried.  Mary Jane told me this months ago and still the flags sit.

Today Mary Jane invited me to post on the Flags for Peace Project blog.  What better day then International Peace Day to finally hang up those prayer flags!

No...I do not know how to sew but this was not going to stop me!  Lucky for me the sewing machine was locked and loaded!  All I had to do was push the pedal!  hahaha!!!

First I needed something to sew the flags on.  I found my old purse from Thailand and proceeded to take it apart!  I am using the strap only.

Sewed the prayer flags in the color order that I was told and voilĂ !

Now to hang them up.  It was always our intention to hang them on this wire pole outside our house.  Look!
The wind is carrying their prayers of peace!



Have a beautiful day everyone!

Peace comes from within.
Do not seek it without.
~Buddha

Namaste
Kalaya

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