Mandala (Literally ménage a circle)is a meditation device. This is a visual aid for concentration and introversive mediation leading to the attainment of insights and to act of forces columniation in “siddhi” supernatural forces.
The mandala is the graph representation of this process. It is not only theoretical but also practical as operational schema involving a clear plane for practical realization of the process with oneself.
Generally, mandala is sketched inside a circle. There are four types of circles and those are flame of burning fire, cremation, wind and lotus, flower(sometimes vajra in the case wind).The flame of burning fire is the sign of destroyer of impurity and un knowledge contain in us . After the flame of burning fire there is a circle of cremation where the people are bitten by wind animals such as flowers which is called “Padmawali” this is the in difficulties and appear which is the sigh cleanness and purity The circle of bajra is the sign of knowledge or enlightenment in difficulties and problems can’t shake that knowledge .After crossing these four entrance gates in four different directions .God and goddess that is lace in the center so the features of mandala.
In conclusion, it can be said that a man who avid , anger, greed, pride at jealousy will succeed to enter this center of mandala “Nirvana”. So it is call the mandala purity Place.
TRADITIONAL MANDALA YHANKA PAINTING ART SCHOOL
Basantapur Durbar Square Big Bell, Kathmandu Nepal