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Ghyll : The Druid & The Man.

By UrbaneMagick
This is a mono candid shot of Ghyll taken at Stonehenge Winter Solstice 21.12.12.

At the I didn;t know Ghyll, but in the short period of time since the Solstice,. I have been in contact with him fairly regularly.

Everyone who knows him speaks so highly of him, of his wisdom , but combined with his humility & humbleness.

Sadly, Ghyll has cancer & had news this week that it has worsened.

Whatever your faith, be it pagan, Christian, Buddhist, whatever, please send a prayer out for him .

Thanks folks, have a great Sunday...I'll catch up with all of your works Sunday evening, as Lorna is back on nights for a couple of days then & I shall have the time.

Gareth Smile

Tags: Photo journalism Black and white Stonehenge Pagan Solstice Druids Stone circles Portraits and people Druid Pagans Sacred places

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Comments


GBauer 8 Venezuela
10 Feb 2013 12:10AM
Un retrato maravilloso..

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UrbaneMagick 7 172 1 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2013 12:16AM
Hi Gallero.
Unfortunately, I don;t understand Spanish, but I can get the gist of that..and thankyou Wink
paskinmj 10 11 1 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2013 12:34AM
Gran captura!Wink
Matt
widtink 7 406 2 Scotland
10 Feb 2013 1:10AM
Aw thats so sad Gareth you can tell the nature of the man by his face in this wonderful picture very very mellow iam a non believer in organised religion but he will be in my thoughts my man Sad

Rod
10 Feb 2013 2:58AM
Superb Portrait.

Deep
abeeror2 7 23 Australia
10 Feb 2013 6:16AM
Brilliant!
fificat100 8 5 2 Scotland
10 Feb 2013 6:33AM
A real character, Very well captured.

Lavina
NDODS Plus
9 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2013 9:11AM
A wonderful capture of this larger than life character Gareth. A prayer is on its way...

Regards Nathan
Maiwand 12 3 73 England
10 Feb 2013 9:31AM
Everyone who knows him speaks so highly of him, of his wisdom , but combined with his humility & humbleness. (quote)

I would say this aspect of his character shows quite clearly in your portrait Garth.
I wish him well in his fight.
Ron
UrbaneMagick 7 172 1 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2013 1:09PM
Thankyou for the kind comments folks.

He's still really upbeat & says" well, it's not the end of the world is it! ".
fazzer 10 54 7 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2013 2:35PM
an excellent mono portrait .......lets hope for the best Smile
10 Feb 2013 6:14PM
A suberb b/w portrait!!
Effrossini
UrbaneMagick 7 172 1 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2013 7:22PM
Thankyou all folks.

Lorna just left, so I can catch up with you all now Wink
canonfan 9 7 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2013 8:49PM
Wonderful mono portrait Gareth
Jim
10 Feb 2013 10:01PM
Excellent portrait captured Gareth..Lin
HELANA 9 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2013 10:29PM
This is a creat mono portrait Gareth, very sharp,super image.
Elena
milky 16 Wales
11 Feb 2013 3:13AM
Amazing mono Gareth beautiful portrait---------MilkyWink
Meheecho 6 275 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2013 12:33PM
A fine detailed mono portrait
Steve
saeidNL 9 3 Netherlands
11 Feb 2013 10:14PM
Fantastic and great portrait,very well done,
saeid
Paree 14 616 3
11 Feb 2013 10:31PM
magic

paree
LV426 10 7 4 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2013 11:26PM
Another great portrait shot in your Stonehenge Winter Solstice 21.12.12 Gareth.
You surely did a fine job here to reflect this peaceful atmosphere in ritual that is just so important in all ceremonies / rituals.
It is about the peace and love that one puts in them that makes ritual work so magical, or how much one puts in, one gets out from it.

The news about Ghyll health condition saddens me. I regret that I have never met him in person but I heard and read quite a lot about his passion as a druid and the well been of this planet.
I will include Ghyll health in my prayer and grove rituals.
Blessings my friend.
Tarek
UrbaneMagick 7 172 1 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2013 11:36PM
Hi Tarek,
thankyou for this .
Ghyll has a healing page on Facebook, should you wish to leave a message there Tarek.
We will meet soon.

GarethSmile
1881 7 India
13 Feb 2013 5:30PM
EXCELLENT all over.

Regards - SANJEEV -
UrbaneMagick 7 172 1 United Kingdom
13 Feb 2013 6:39PM
Thankyou Sanjeev Smile

GarethSmile
Tibetan 7 3 England
15 Feb 2013 7:58AM
A prayer for you Ghyll, may the powers that be invest you with the spirit to fight back, and will you to survive, a man of courage and wisdom. Nicely taken Gareth mate, regards Leon.
UrbaneMagick 7 172 1 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2013 5:27PM
Cheers Leon, he;s a good guy bless him..and is still going to the stones for Spring Equinox!!
BURNBLUE Plus
13 13 1 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 11:08PM
Well taken Gareth.

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