Red Cages

The caged bird sings   
with a fearful trill   
of things unknown   
but longed for still   
and his tune is heard   
on the distant hill   
for the caged bird   
sings of freedom.
Caged Bird – Maya Angelou
Caged birds are common sight near and around sacred places for the people to let them go.  It’s a common practice for people to let the birds go as a symbolic gesture for “letting go” your troubles.

One Response to “Red Cages”

  1. Releasing the bird and allowing it to re-unite with nature is a very powerful gesture. I like that concept… Thanks for sharing your Bangkok.

    Feel free to visit my photo blog so that we can exchange feedback 🙂
    Hello from Montreal.

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