The kolam, or "rangoli" is a traditional mandala, a geometric pattern, that women design in front of their houses during festivities. In Tamil culture is a strong form of expression by the women, who express their feelings in this secret way.
Lotus tattoo by Paul Weisengoff- couldn't be happier with my artwork. Lotus' stand for rebirth- overcoming your past and living for the beauty of today. I'm a better, happier, stronger person because of my past. I wanted this lotus to remind myself of my own strength and happiness