Mandala - does not "square" the...

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Mandala Slide 9-112: Tibetan Mandala of Yamaktaka, from Arguelles cover The most beautiful examples of squaring the circle can be seen in the Indian or Tibetan mandala . In Sanskrit, Mandala literally means circle and center or Holy Circle , and is essentially a vehicle for concentrating the mind. Note that a Mandala often contains a square as well as a circle, and even if the square
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Unformatted text preview: does not "square" the circle the symbolism is still there. Carl Jung says that the circle symbolizes the processes of nature or of the cosmos as a whole; the square refers to the universe as conceived and projected by man....
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2011 for the course ARH ARH2000 taught by Professor Karenroberts during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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