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Sculpture Saturday

Statue of John Joseph ‘Rinty’ Monaghan (1918-1984), a Belfast flyweight boxer who won British, European and World titles. He always sang ‘When Irish Eyes are Smiling’ after fights.

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“You never lose until you actually give up.” Mike Tyson

Belfast City Council erected a statue to Monaghan at Cathedral Gardens on 20 August 2015. The 10-foot high bronze statue on a granite plinth was designed by Alan Beattie Herriot and features Monaghan holding a microphone and singing “When Irish Eyes are Smiling”Belfast City Council erected a statue to Monaghan at Cathedral Gardens on 20 August 2015. The 10-foot high bronze statue on a granite plinth was designed by Alan Beattie Herriot and features Monaghan holding a microphone and singing “When Irish Eyes are Smiling” <http://www.belfastlive.co.uk/news/belfast-news/statue-boxing-legend-rinty-monaghan-9893604>Source-Wikipedia

In boxing sport, you can never take things for granted and Mike Tyson’s quote is apt. The attitude should be that you are not going to give up because of your will power.

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Sculpture Saturday

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“Be the Son of the Wind,the epitome of devotion,the gaurdian of love,He is the calm,He is the storm,the heart that lays its faith in Him has no room for fear.He is omnipresent and invincible.HE IS HANUMAN”    from_heart

This statue is that of Lord Hanuman,the most celebrated and revered figure for the Hindus.He is also known by the name Anjaneya.

If you wish to know more about Lord Hanuman,here is the link  Hanuman

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Sculpture Saturday

Food for thought

What is the difference between Sculpture and Statue ? My guess is both are same.

I am always confused.

you can help me.

Sculpture

“I think that any sculpture is a response to its environment. It can be brought to life or put to sleep by the environment”    Andy Goldsworthy

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Sculpture Saturday

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Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculpture to discover it Michael Angelo

The above statue is that of Elizabeth Crichton (1779 – 1862) who was a British philanthropist who founded the Crichton Royal Hospital,in Dumfries,Scotland.  Elizabeth Crichton-Wikipedia

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Sculpture Saturday

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The above Statue is that of Jacob van Artevelde ( 1290-1345 )in Ghent,Belgium.

This gentleman was a Flemish Statesman and Political leader.

Do statues teach us any lesson ?

” Play no attention to what critics say, a statue has never been erected in honour of a critic ” Jean Sibelius

This post is part of Mind over Memory Blog’s- Sculpture Saturday Challenge-34

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