In this workshop you will learn the basics of mandalas, create your own design and paint it on your rock. You can take home up to three painted rocks!
Why are circles believed to be so powerful?
- The circle is a symbol of wholeness, continuity, connection, unity, harmony and the cycle of life.
- Unlike other shapes, the circle flows and has no hard edges or angles.
- Circles are believed to help individuals focus inward.
In various spiritual traditions, mandalas are used to facilitate meditation and are used in sacred rites as a transformative tool to assist with healing. Tibetan Buddhist Monks and Native American Indians all use mandalas as a way of evoking spiritual energy, meditation and healing.