Diamond – The diamond is the hardest mineral in the world, so it resembles incredible strength. It also has properties of clarity and refracting light which represents the mind’s ability to focus with utmost clarity and understand all the aspects of life and reflect it all into the world.
Triangle – A triangle represents action and energy when it is facing upward and when it is facing downward, a triangle represents creativity and pursuit of knowledge.
Heart – While heart is not a traditional design, this modern symbol depicts love and devotion. It also represents life as the heart is an essential organ of life.
Tree of Life – The tree of life is another modern mandala design that represents life and growth. Each part of the tree holds a different meaning like the roots represents the stabilizing or grounding forces, the leaves represent aspiration and the branches represent strength.
Colors In Mandala Designs
You now know how to draw mandala designs. That is with perfect symmetry and lots of circles and motifs to fill it. As long as you stick to the basics, you can create a lot of different mandala designs. However, if you are thinking of adding colors to this beautiful art out of creativity then you could go with any colors you want. But if you wish to color it from the meditation perspective then you should know about the following colors and what they actually represent.