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Kolam - Exhibition Opening

Presented by Takoma Park Arts at Takoma Park Community Center, Takoma Park MD

Sep 08, 2016

Kolam - Exhibition Opening

Discover the Indian art form Kolam in an exhibition by the same name that opens alongside the show Traditions on Thursday, September 8.

Opening along with Traditions on Thursday, September 8, is the exhibition Kolam, which will appear in the Dempsey Gallery.

An Indian woman often begins, and sometimes ends, her day by drawing Kolams on the ground outside the front door. For centuries, women have passed down these repeating patterns from generation to generation. They symbolize the scientific and philosophical patterns innate to, and infinite throughout, the cosmos. Kolam, a type of Tantric art, is part of the cycle of creation

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7500 Maple Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912

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