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Ready, Set, Color! – The Mandala Contest Is Open

mandala, you may ask. Mandalas can be used as a way to visually express your internal feelings.

They are a way to bypass the intellect and access the creative spirit that lives in us all. Though often used as spiritual symbolism, they have also appeared as art and as a way to interpret psychological meanings.Carl Jung was a proponent of the mandala, noting that the urge to make them emerged during moments of intense personal growth.

He gradually discovered the mandala was “…the Self, the wholeness of the personality, which, if all goes well, is harmonious.”The winner for the 2021 calendar, Lia May Byrd, explains why they are harmonious for her. “I love mandalas, because I can do/create anything I want (feel) with clear boundaries.”She

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