Amazing Mandala. A yantra is a two- or three-dimensional geometric composition used in sadhanas, or meditative rituals. It is thought to be the abode of the deity. Each yantra is unique and calls the deity into the presence of the practitioner through the elaborate symbolic geometric designs. According to one scholar, “Yantras function as revelatory symbols of cosmic truths and as instructional charts of the spiritual aspect of human experience"
Doing the washing up is not often an inspirational experience. But for one retired teacher the chore prompted a series of extraordinary psychedelic photographs, in which the humble bubble is revealed in stunning detail. Jane Thomas’ close-up shots capture the incredible patterns that form in the soapy water before it is blown out through an ordinary bubble wand.