The Lotus Flower is the ancient symbol of Buddha. This beautiful plant grown from the mud if materialism but blooms pristinely above the waters surface symbolizing the achievement of purity and enlightenment ~
Esther Williams was one of the biggest stars of the Metro-Godwyn-Mayer during its golden years. But before being discovered by a scout when she was working on a department store, she spent her teenage years training as a professional althlete, winning three National Championships and ready to go to the 1940 Olympics, before they were cancelled due to WWII. Not long afterwards she was the favourite “pin up” girl of the American Soldiers.