Sunday, October 7, 2018

Mourning the Passing of Blogger NakedCarl

Today when I was reading some blogs I read at Eddi & RycePhotograph Second Life.
Our good friend, blogger NakedCarl passed away on Sunday, September 16.
He will be missed by many good friends.
For more information read the post over at BockMcMillan's blog.
"NakedCarl" by Carl Paneer himself
We were not close friends, but we had a good friendly relationship. He also came a few times to T.R.A.C.S
Rest in Peace Carl. You are missed

After Animal Day Party at T.R.A.C.S

And here are the snapshot made during the party.

Saturday, October 6, 2018

After Animal Day Party at T.R.A.C.S

T.R.A.C.S at Timothy Plaza on River Island

Led Zeppelin - Black Dog

World Animal Day

World Animal Day is an international day of action for animal rights and welfare celebrated annually on October 4, the feast day of Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals.

The mission of World Animal Day is "To raise the status of animals in order to improve welfare standards around the globe. Building the celebration of World Animal Day unites the animal welfare movement, mobilising it into a global force to make the world a better place for all animals. It's celebrated in different ways in every country, irrespective of nationality, religion, faith or political ideology. Through increased awareness and education, we can create a world where animals are always recognised as sentient beings and full regard is always paid to their welfare."

World Animal Day was originated by Heinrich Zimmermann. He organized the first World Animal Day on 24 March 1925 at the Sport Palace in Berlin, Germany. Over 5,000 people attended this first event. The event was originally scheduled for 4 October, to align with the feast day of Saint Francis of Assisi, patron saint of ecology, however the venue was not available on that day. The event was moved to 4 October for the first time in 1929. Initially he found a following only in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Czechoslovakia. Every year Zimmermann worked tirelessly on the promotion of World Animal Day. Finally, in May 1931 at a congress of the International Animal Protection Congress in Florence Italy, his proposal to make 4 October World Animal Day universal, was unanimously accepted and adopted as a resolution.
It is sometimes cited, incorrectly, that World Animal Day started in 1931 at the convention of ecologists in Florence, Italy who wished to highlight the plight of endangered species.
Today, World Animal Day is a global event uniting the animal protection movement, led and sponsored by UK-based animal welfare charity, Naturewatch Foundation since 2003.

Andrea Bocelli, Matteo Bocelli - Fall On Me

Tenor Andrea Bocelli has just released an extraordinary music video performed with his son, 21-year-old Matteo. 
“Anyone who is a parent, anyone who knows the precious responsibility of being a mother or a father, will fully grasp the meaning of this piece,” said Bocelli. “‘Fall On Me’ is the first time I have duetted with my son Matteo Bocelli.”