Endearing images that adorn Hindu art, architecture and iconography, from Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami's Dancing with Siva
. Illustrations by A Manivel.
Swastika is the symbol of auspiciousness and good fortune -- literally, "It is well." The right-angled arms of this ancient sun-sign denote the indirect way that Divinity is apprehended: by intuition and not by intellect.
Reproduced with permission from the Himalayan Academy
Note for Parents and Educators: You may visit minimela.com
to purchase many of these resources at a very low cost, for distribution in your community and classes.