Painted century Tibetan 'Five Deity Mandala', in the center is Rakta Yamari (the Red Enemy of Death) embracing his consort Vajra Vetali, in the corners are the Red, Green White and Yellow Yamaris (Rubin Museum of Art)
I absolutely LOVE chanting this sound.Mandala art ॐ AUM ~ Sacred symbol, ancient sanskrit word.It is believed to be the basic sound of the world and to contain all other sounds. The sound resonates cosmic vibration and cosmic light
The kolam, or "rangoli" is a traditional mandala, a geometric pattern, that women design in front of their houses during festivities. In Tamil culture is a strong form of expression by the women, who express their feelings in this secret way.
Miami-based artist Peter Patrick Barreda, who draws mandalas in pen and ink on acid-free paper, is ‘fascinated by origins and causes, and the deeply-hidden reasons behind everything’. This is his Okshirahm Sky Mandala.