Cartoons 3: Mandalas
by Adam Blatner

(For other cartoon-doodles, link to  Cartoons 2    Cartoons 4)
(Revised slightly December 4, 2005)

I doodle. I doodle cartoons and mandalas."Mandala" is a Sanskrit term (from India) for a circular design, usually symmetrical. I find drawing mandalas to be a "centering" exercise, almost meditative, an opportunity to contemplate aspects of geometry.  (Click link for a further explanation of mandalas.)

Star of Golden Triangles:
(Each triangle can be circumscribed by a logarithmic spiral.
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