The Art of Nicholas Roerich

Nicholas Roerich (October 9, 1874 – December 13, 1947) — was a Russian painterwriterarchaeologisttheosophistenlightenerphilosopher, and public figure.

Born in Saint PetersburgRussia to the family of a well-to-do notary public, he lived around the world until his death in NaggarHimachal Pradesh, India. Trained as an artist and a lawyer, his interests lay in literaturephilosophyarchaeology, and especially art. Roerich was a dedicated activist for the cause of preserving art and architecture in times of war. He earned several nominations for the Nobel Peace Prize

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Stronghold of the Spirit

The Path

Ashram

Command of Rigden Djapo

Command of the Teacher

Issa and the Skull of the Giant

Lao Tzu

Milarepa the Listener

Mother of the World

Tumo

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Generally just Being. Nothing in particular, no claims to fame. I like gardening and the sea, nature, art in all forms from poetry to films and everything in between, and being in the company of my family.

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