Category Archives: Mandala exploration

let the phoenix fly!

i’ve been working on this mandala since october of last year. it appeared as a very clear vision- a phoenix, embroidered on my chest (like a tattoo made of light! wooo!), flying from high heart, through a loop of galaxies and interwoven star worlds. flying through me, flying beyond me. this vision appeared during a [...]

Radiant Heart Mandala

It Felt Love How Did the rose Ever open its heart And give to this world All its Beauty? It felt the encouragement of light Against its Being, Otherwise, We all remain Too Frightened. –Hafiz

mandala: embracing the metamorphosis

may 4, 2010 Tonight is the seventh night in our new home. We are still surrounded by many boxes, all those material things that we gathered through the years in our last apartment, and carried here in our arms. And after an exhausting week of moving-patiently cleaning-unpacking-organizing-purifying-shouting-laughing-staring in awe-and blessing this space, i sit tonight gazing [...]