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Trailing Clouds by LaPurr Trailing Clouds by LaPurr
Ultra Fractal 5.03


Those who have watched me for a while know that I'm an atheist but much art, music and literature has been created with religion/god as the basis or theme. Religion informs culture, shapes culture and is pervasive in our lives, regardless of whether or not we agree with it. We all use religious themes and examples at times to explain what we mean, knowing that others with the same cultural context will understand perfectly. One doesn't have to believe in god to use spiritual imagery or to appreciate the artistic beauty created in the name of religion.

In that vein, I named this fractal for a line in the long poem Ode: Intimations of Immortality from Recollections of Early Childhood by William Wordsworth.

'Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting:
The Soul that rises with us, our life's Star,
Hath had elsewhere its setting,
And cometh from afar:
Not in entire forgetfulness,
And not in utter nakedness,
But trailing clouds of glory do we come ...
'



Big thanks to *LaraBLN and ^SaTaNiA :iconcocoloveplz:
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Trailing Clouds by *LaPurr ( Suggested by LaraBLN and Featured by SaTaNiA )
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vampirekingdom Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2013   Digital Artist
Your magnificent work is featured here [link] :heart:
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LaPurr Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2013
That's very nice, thanks! :D
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JoeCorreia Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2013  Professional Photographer
The bridal dance of love!!!!
Awesome!!!!
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LaPurr Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2013
Thanks so much! :D
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JoeCorreia Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2013  Professional Photographer
=D
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mystick777 Featured By Owner May 10, 2013
Gorgeous work!! So lovely! Congrats on your DD.
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LaPurr Featured By Owner May 10, 2013
Thank you so much! :)
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XoxssweetANGelxox Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
OMG that's amazing it looks quite heavenly actually -x
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LaPurr Featured By Owner May 10, 2013
Thanks for the nice comment! :)
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wellywewe Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Hobbyist Interface Designer
wow.wow
excellent details
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