Tara Yantra – a sacred geometrical diagram to invoke Goddess Tara.
Tara is a form of Hindu Goddess Shakti. She is one of the ten Mahavidyas or Wisdom Goddesses. Tara means one who guides and protects. She offers ultimate knowledge we leads a human being to the path of salvation of sould. Tara is also known as Bhav-Tarini – the one who helps in crossing the ocean of materialistic existence towards the ultimate reality. She is also known as Bhaya-Harini – the remover of fear. Tara is the shakti of Shiva who took the poison emerged from Samudra Mantha (ocean churning) and kept it inside Shiva’s throat. Tara Yantra is contained in a Bhupur (a square with 4 T-shaped doors), the doors give access to the Yantra. Inside the Bhupur are eight petals, representing the eight elements of the world – space, air, fire, water, earth, mind, intellect, and ego. The Bhupur is green in colour. Green is a nuetral colour. It is a combination of hot yellow and cold blue – representing the balance required to cross the ocean of materialistic world. The upward pointing triangle inside the circle of petals is red in colour, represents hot, male energy – the energy of Shiva.
Printed on coated matte paper by inkjet printer, using ultra chrome inks with an off-white paper mounting with golden border, and encased inside a fibre frame with acrylic sheet cover in the front.
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Coated Matte Paper