Quan Am (Kannon in Japanese), is known as the Goddess of Mercy. She is also the protector of my animal sign, Nezumi (Mouse/Rat in Japanese). I have a shrine in my house dedicated to Quan Am who I pray to every morning and evening. Quan Am is a very important figure in Vietnam and my […]
Monthly Archives: February 2007
Well, the two houses were completed last week. The mess and dust have disappeared. Now I just need to thoroughly clean my house once a week 🙂 The houses look very nice. (New front gates) (Two different designs but quite pleasant) Related posts: No related posts.
Rat Overview Things are looking up for the Rat, as the Pig is a lot friendlier toward you than the Dog. You have a tremendous advantage of quickness over the Pig, so you can create lots of opportunities for yourself this year. As with last year, however, ruling Fire puts you at a disadvantage as […]
Every six months, I take my motorbike to the Cat Decal shop in District 5 to get the plastic removed and replaced with a new plastic covering. This is how I am able to keep my motorbike looking new. It cost me 100,000 VND to get a new makeover for my Yamaha Nouvo. (This girl […]
Okay, I finally tested out the Pizza Hut in Diamond Plaza with a friend. Actually tastes like Pizza Hut pizza 🙂 The service was excellent and the prices actually a bit cheaper than in the US. You can get a regular pizza combo for less than $10 US that includes a regular size pan pizza, […]
The weather in Saigon now is very crisp and cool. The morning reminds me of the early Spring coolness I remember in Kazakhstan and from my hometown in Centralia, Washington. It is quite enjoyable to be in Saigon this time of the year right before the Tet holiday. (At the round about near the Yamaha […]