Copper yantra meditation plaque, India, 1801-1900

Made:
1801-1900 in India
maker:
Unknown

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Yantra meditation plaque, square, copper, India, 1800s

A copper Yantra meditation plaque decorated with a geometric pattern. Meditation has strong links with Ayurveda and is often recommended as part of an ‘Ayurvedic lifestyle’. Techniques vary – Yantra meditation uses patterns of symbols and shapes to help focus the mind.

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A639011
type:
yantra
taxonomy:
  • amulet
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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