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Buddhism, Fun Facts, Hinduism, History, Mandala -

Mandalas are beautiful designs commonly seen in Hindu and Buddhist history. Bohemian, free-spirit cultures in many Western countries have also adapted the mandala since the late 20th century. But while we can all appreciate their beauty, what exactly are they and what do they represent? Here are 5 fun tidbits of information about the gorgeous mandala.  1. Mandalas in Buddhism The mandala has been frequently used throughout history in a spiritual sense. However, while mandalas were first referenced by Hindu scholars during the Vedic times, the modern day mandala design that we see most often was actually first inspired by Buddhist...

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