lifebeyondexaggeration

What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Stranger

Ag(r)ave Mistake February 17, 2014

Filed under: Tales of Humanity's Imperfections — meganorussell @ 8:30 pm
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Last week, I had the opportunity to go with a friend to an open house at a Latter Day Saints (Mormon) temple. I’m not the most reverent person, and religion has never really been my thing, but who am I to turn down an interesting cultural experience? So, my husband and I went with our dear friend. We sat down and watched the little history film, and then our friend told us the fun little fact that each LDS temple pulls in design elements from the surrounding landscape and culture. Since this temple was built in the Arizona desert, the motif for the temple was the agave plant. (more…)