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Sankalpa Week: Krishna, Chakra, Lotus and Svasti Symbols

We’ve reached the end of my week about a few symbols I incorporated into henna designs and my sankalpa (intention/purpose) behind them! This is a shot of my palm with Sri Krishna’s profile–my attempt to mimic my teacher Harin Dalal’s … Continue reading

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Sankalpa Week: Dots, Repetition and Leaves

Each day this week, I’ll be posting about a few symbols I incorporated into henna designs and my sankalpa (intention/purpose) behind them. This is a shot of a hand design done for a traveling bridesmaid encountering a professional opportunity. The … Continue reading

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Sankalpa Week: Dots and Circlular Symbols

Each day this week, I’ll be posting about a few symbols I incorporated into henna designs and my sankalpa (intention/purpose) behind them. This is a shot of a simple hand design incorporating vines/creepers circles and bijani (seeds). The dots/seeds have … Continue reading

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Sankalpa Week: Henna Wheel, Fish, Weave and Creeper Symbols

Each day this week, I’ll be posting about a few symbols I incorporated into henna designs and my sankalpa (intention/purpose) behind them. This is a shot of designs I did for a beautiful bharatanatyam dancer/yoga teacher incorporating a chakra (wheel) design, fish, vines … Continue reading

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Sankalpa Week: Henna Sun and Parrot Symbols

Each day this week, I’ll be posting about a few symbols I incorporated into henna designs and my sankalpa (intention/purpose) behind them. This is a shot of a simple sun design on the hands and a parrot on the feet … Continue reading

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Sankalpa Week: Henna Fish Symbols

  Each day this week, I’ll be posting about a few symbols I incorporated into henna designs and the sankalpa (intention/purpose) behind them. This is a shot of a quick palm design I did incorporating fish, which in India are … Continue reading

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Sankalpa Week: Henna Heart, Vine and Weave Symbols

Each day this week, I’ll be posting about a few symbols I incorporated into henna designs and my sankalpa (intention/purpose) behind them. This is a shot of a bridal design I did for a devout young bride. The vines on … Continue reading

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