World Hello Day – on November 21th

The World Hello Day

Unsere Umgangsformen sind im Zeitalter der Massenmedien und des Internets weitgehend verkümmert und es stellt sich die Frage, wie wir miteinander umgehen. Wir hetzen durch die Einkaufsmärkte mit stumpfem Blick voraus, ohne andere Menschen wahrzunehmen. Ein freundlicher Blick ist eine seltene Ausnahme. 

Respect by attention – Achtung durch Beachtung 

 

Enrich your fellow human beings with more attention and smile at them with a friendly Hello!!. That makes life better!

 

Begegne deinen Mitmenschen mit mehr Achtung durch Beachtung und lächle sie mit einem freundlichen Hallo!! an! Das bereichert unser Zusammenleben.

 

 

Info about the idea of World Hello Day (follw the link):

Hello Tag Info

Hallo, Hello and more international….

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你好  Hej  Moi  Salut  Γεια  σου  Ciao  Halo  こんにちは

سلام  Cześć  Olá  Привет  สวัสดี

Hallo  Xin chào

مرحبا   Hello

Adele with her `Hello interpretation´:

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Holi Festival – India in colour

Colour your life

That reminds me of the Flower Power Hippie time in the 60th. We were wearing flowers in the hair. Flower Power was the message.

Holi Festival in India 

It signifies the victory of good over evil, the arrival of spring, end of winter, and for many a festive day to meet others, play and laugh, forget and forgive, and repair broken relationships. It is also celebrated as a thanksgiving for a good harvest. It lasts for a night and a day, starting on the evening of the Purnima (Full Moon day).

Follow the link and have a look at the world of colour:

People in colour in India today

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In addition (listen):

Flower Power Song

Holiday in Germany – 3. October 1990

Today is a holiday with us on the occasion of the German Association.

The `Bundesrepublik Deutschland´ – BRD (Federal Republic of Germany) and the `Deutsche Demokratische Republik´ – DDR (German Democratic Republic) have been a state since 3 October 1990.

I sit here

Actually I sit here as every morning and have my tea. My 4leg friend has had his breakfast and went back to sleep. He`s not interested in German history at all just in anything to eat as every morning. Tea in the morning is better than no tea in the morning. Just have a look into my teacup:

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After `Eastfrisian´ tradition, I drink my tea with cream today because we are on holiday and Eastfrisia belongs to Germany too. And what you see on my tea is called `CLOUD´, because it looks like a cloud at the sky but the tea is not blue as I feel  when I see you… just a little limerick… In Germany you ARE `Blue´ which means `drunk´. Where is my bottle of rum… I like tea with rum… today it`s ok we are on holiday. What a wonderful smell …. must look after 4leg Baxxter. He smelled my rum and asked me for a beer… but I will never allow him to drink alcohol in the morning. Do you know Otto? He is an Eastfrisian and gives lessons in English for Germans who want to learn English beause they didn`t learn English at school. I’m handing over to Otto with his mobile, which we call `handy´:

Otto live on stage

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Middle Ages Spectaculum 2017 – in Rastede

Middle Ages

In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages or Medieval Period lasted from the 5th to the 15th century. It began with the fall of the Western Roman Empire and merged into the Renaissance and the Age of Discovery. The Middle Ages is the middle period of the three traditional divisions of Western history: classical antiquity, the medieval period, and the modern period. The medieval period is itself subdivided into the Early, High, and Late Middle Ages.

The Middle Ages Spectaculum (MPS)

Medieval Fantasy Spectaculum ® is a series of events, invented and conceived by Gisbert Hiller, which was first performed in the summer of 1994.
With up to 3000 contributors, the MPs is the largest middle-aged fesival in the world and has been moving through the country since 1994. In 2017 there will be 23 events at 21 places.

Lifestyle in the Middle Ages – Foto Impressions

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ANCIENT WISDOM pt.2 – it`s your life

Hey Mr. wope found out an gave a comment:

A man named Robert Cardinaux has transalted the old poem 

Hab Sonne…

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But who was Cäsar Flaischlen?

Here we are:

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©Von vermutlich Alexander Binder (1888-1929) deutschefotothek.de – archive.org

Cäsar Flaischlen was born in 1864 in Stuttgart and died in 1920 in a Sanatorium. He was a well-known lyricist and dialect poet at the beginning of the twentieth century. The poem can also be sung according to the melody of the song:

Der Mai ist gekommen…(May has come…)

But first the translation of `Hab Sonne..´

With sunshine in your heart…

With sunshine in your heart,
Whether it storm or snow,
Whether clouds fill the heavens,
The world fill with quarrels …
With sunshine in your heart,
Then come what may:
Light will shine forth
From the darkest of days!

With a song on your lips
And a cheerful tone
If the workaday rush
Should worry you …
With a song on your lips,
Then come what may:
Help will find its way to you
On the loneliest of days!

With a word for others
In anguish and sorrow,
Say to him what left you
In such good cheer:
With a song on your lips,
Never lose courage,
With sunshine in your heart,
All will be fine!

Translated by Robert Cardinaux

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I assume no liability for the © of this photo it can be removed here any time

R. Cardinaux, Age 69, Lives in Amhest MA, Used to live in Dayton OH

I have to set a CUT here, because we will go on with the wonderful song:

Der Mai ist gekommen… My has come…

later….

I will sing the song for you and have to practice….

In addition

It`s my life….

by The Animals:

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