Tibetan Saddle Rings Shining A rich male Khampa's ornate hand rests on the pommel his ornamental sword. These ornamental outfits are worn only on special non-religious celebrations, such as at the Nagchu horse Festival where this photo was taken. Gold in Tibetans jewelry is always 24k never alloy their gold, as it is considered a sacriledge to impurify it
Catholic Teaching: St. Francis of Assisi, who admits that he has been all things unholy, yet God still worked for him and he is a saint. This just goes to show God's love and powerful forgiveness, and that the church is not exclusive. God can work through anyone, no matter what their situation.