Olympics: Reflections

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The Olympic torch passing by The Westminster Abbey
The Olympic torch passing by The Westminster Abbey. Photo: Sujith Chandran

 

House of Flags at The Parliament Square, Westminster
House of Flags at The Parliament Square, Westminster. Photo: Sujith Chandran

A timber-installation of all the 206 flags of each country participating in the 2012 Olympics and Paralympic Games.

Hope, at least the sun will shine throughout the Games 🙂

Big Ben: The Time has come! On Olympic Eve, from Parliament Square

Big Ben: The Time has come! On Olympic Eve, from Parliament Square. Photo: Sujith Chandran
Apparently, at the base of the dial, in gilt letters is the Latin inscription, which means :
“O Lord, keep safe our Queen Victoria the First”! [“DOMINE SALVAM FAC REGINAM NOSTRAM VICTORIAM PRIMAM”]
Time for reflection indeed! 🙂
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