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** la tranquilidad (trrahn-kee-lee-dad')**

* noun ( peace, calm, tranquility ) *

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1. Practicando yoga se puede encontrar tranquilidad mental.

  • By practicing yoga one can find mental peace.*

2. La tranquilidad del bosque fue interrumpida por el ruido de la deforestación.

  • The calm of the forest was interrupted by the sound of deforestation.*

La tranquilidad de la isla virgen, Palawan.

The peacefulness of the unspoiled island, Palawan.

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  • That looks so peaceful.:) - viejito Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • I love Palawan! Viva Filipinas! lol :D - cheskasulliv Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • and oh, hola todos y que tengan un buen dia. :)) - cheskasulliv Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • I've never been here. The clear water and fish is what caught my eye. Gracias, Viejito y Cheskasulliv! - bandit51jd Aug 10, 2012 flag

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Everything can be changed within the blink of an eye. If your life is too difficult, try not to worry, you can get your tranquility back any time. Even thought some things need time to be overcome. Time can heal many things. Give time time.

Todo puede cambiar en un abrir y cerrar de ojos. Si tu vida es demasiado difícil, trata de no preocuparte, tu tranquilidad puede volver en cualquier momento. Aunque algunas cosas necesitan tiempo para superarse. El tiempo puede curar muchas cosas. Da tiempo al tiempo.

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  • Hola, iana, ¿Cómo estás? - Ledia Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Honestly, the best , wise , beautiful and full of hope and amazing picture, thank you Iana for this sentence:) - mia55 Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Really great picture and sentence Iana :) - 00071708 Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Hola, amigos! :)) Gracias, Mia, Ramesh! :) - iana01 Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Hola, Leida. - iana01 Aug 10, 2012 flag
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Debajo de la tranquilidad de su rostro se esconde un corazón muy violento / Beneath the serene tranquility of her face hides a very violent heart.

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Mount Aso, Japan / El supervolcán Aso, Japón

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la tranquilidad surge de la pureza del alma, y engendra la belleza etérea en la que el hombre ve a Dios / Tranquility arises from the purity of the soul, and it engenders the ethereal beauty in which man sees God.

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Lake Manasarovar. Tibet.

  • Tibet, really! I always thought of Tibet with mountains. Now I know different. Muchas gracias! - bandit51jd Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Tibet is a is a plateau region, Bandit. The Tibetan Plateau. - Aleeyah_Alba Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Perfect, Brisa - mia55 Aug 10, 2012 flag
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Unas escenas gritan tranquilidad.

Some scenes shout tranquility.

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  • I could spend a week or so there, Noetol:) - viejito Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • It is beautifu, Noetol!! Quiero viajar allá. No sé, donde es este lugar pero quería verlo con mis proprios ojos. Es un imagen muy maravilloso. - iana01 Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Good sentence and nice picture, but I wouldn't want to swim in Lake Legionella. - mcl020 Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Like it !!! :) - 00071708 Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Muy hermoso! - bandit51jd Aug 10, 2012 flag
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When man disturbs the tranquility of their natural habitat, wild animals become man-eaters / Cuando el hombre perturba la tranquilidad de su hábitat natural, los animales salvajes se convierten en devoradores de hombres.

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Tranquility is often found by experiencing nature.

A menudo la tranquilidad se encuentra a través de experiementando la naturaleza. enter image description here

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If we wish to feel tranquility and joy in our heart, we should ask ourselves every evening, after a long day, what have we done for others, how have we helped them,who needed our help. Si queremos sentir tranquilidad y alegria en nuestro corazón, nos debemos preguntar cada noche , despues de un largo día que hemos hecho para otros, como hemos ayudado.

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Las Cuatro Estaciones, los cuatro conciertos del maestro Antonio Vivaldi, son una expresión elocuente de la tranquilidad, la gracia, la belleza y de la violencia de la naturaleza.

The Four Seasons, the four violin concertos of Antonio Vivaldi, are an eloquent expression of the tranquility, grace, beauty and the violence of nature.

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  • So beautiful Lila - mia55 Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • ¡Sí, tranquilidad en la música! - bandit51jd Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Good picture... and paint, of course. It is the work of a great artist. - -cae- Aug 10, 2012 flag
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The tranquility is a pleasure of few. La tranquilidad es un placer de pocos

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Soy muy afortunado , mi mente es usualmente tranquilidad,

porque medito por un hora de cada día .

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  • I love meditation. :) - viejito Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • I would not be alive now without the calming effect and the insight of meditation.. - ray76 Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • A mi tambien. I like the fact that people who meditate are usually at peace with themselves. And I love your photo. :) - cheskasulliv Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • My roommate would love the long pier jutting out into the ocean and disappearing into the clouds! - bandit51jd Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • The image for me symbolises that once you take that quiet walk to meditation , then tranquility and the infinite opens up to you . - ray76 Aug 11, 2012 flag
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De vez en cuando el precio de la tranquilidad puede ser demasiado alto.

Sometimes the price of tranquility can be much too high.

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  • Ay! - mcl020 Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • "A world gone mad" - bandit51jd Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Rest in peace... - cheskasulliv Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Yo plantaría más árboles allí. - -cae- Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Vladslo, cementerio alemán 1914-18, donde su hijo caído está enterrado . Al fondo "Los padres de luto" de Käthe Kollwitz. - Castor77 Aug 10, 2012 flag
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Esta pieza de ropa supuestamente da un sentimiento de tranquilidad a los perros durante una tormenta.

This piece of clothing supposedly gives a feeling of tranquility to dogs during a storm.

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  • I need to wear that piece of clothing also :) - viejito Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Really! Nice idea as storms are really frightening for animals, especially those of think the lightening is a predator! Bien! - bandit51jd Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • ¿De veras? Parece un chaleco antibalas. ^.^ O también un chaleco utilizado para levantar peso. - -cae- Aug 10, 2012 flag
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Todo el mundo puede lograr la tranquilidad por el uso de meditación.
Everyone can achieve tranquility through the use of meditation.

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No os equivoquéis, la tranquilidad es un estado mental.

Make no mistake, tranquility is a state of mind.

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Yo admiro a las personas que siguen firmes en medio de calamidades y quienes aún encuentran tranquilidad en medio de la tormenta.

I admire people who remain steadfast amidst calamities and those who still find peace in the midst of the storm.

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  • What an excellent thought! Marriage in the rain! Bien! - bandit51jd Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • They didn't plan to get married under the rain but it was already flooding when they came out of the church. I suppose they just had to make the best out of it. :) - cheskasulliv Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Great sentence, Chesi. - iana01 Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • Impresionante, admirable y romántico. - -cae- Aug 10, 2012 flag
  • great Cheska !!! :) - 00071708 Aug 11, 2012 flag
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