The flower is considered pure as it is able to emerge from murky waters in the morning and be perfectly clean
White Lotus Flower
Pretty White Lotus Bloom - Pond Water Lotus - Water Garden Flowers & Plants
White lotus- symbolic in Buddhism as a state of awakening. I have a small one designed on my back.
Lotus Flower // photo by Bahman Farzad, 2011
silence ... perfect white water lily ... still water ... reflection ...Beautiful..
White Lotus ~ Miks' Pics "Flowers lll" board @ http://www.pinterest.com/msmgish/flowers-lll:
Water Lilies, Shiga Highlands, Nagano, Japan this lily is available at Van Ness Water Gardens. www.vnwg.com