Prayer flags at Everest Base Camp, Himalayas, Nepal (by SIMMS8).

The idea behind prayer flags is to place them in an area where they can blow in the wind to spread the prayers across the mountains. There were no shortage of prayer flags here at Everest Base Camp.

Shield, Arikara, North Dakota, ca. 1850. Buffalo rawhide, native leather, and native pigment, diameter: 20", An 1850 shield, a masterpiece of Plains Indian visionary painting. This shield and cover (shown on front) from the Arikara is embellished with the image of a buffalo bull, the owner’s guardian spirit, which would have been revealed to him in a vision during a prolonged period of fasting and prayer.

Shield, Arikara artist, North Dakota ca. Artistry of Plains Indians via Huffington Post.

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Jacob Riis, Prayer time in Five Point Nursery, New York, 1888.

Jacob Riis, Prayer time in Five Point Nursery, New York, 1888.

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