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VISUAL ARTS : BEACONSFIELD PS
by Year 6
(Installed 22/12/ 2000)
An aid to Meditation
A Sanskrit word meaning circle.
Most commonly associated with Tibet and India,
mandalas have been used by many cultures across time.–Tibetan Buddhist sand mandalas.
–Navajo Indians also use sand mandalas.
–The Rose Window in a Christian Church.
–The Hindu Mandala-Yantra.
–The Aborigines use the circle as an important symbol in their drawings.
–Ancient labyrinths in the natural environment.
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