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The kolam, or "rangoli" is a traditional mandala, a geometric pattern, that women design in front of their houses during festivities. In Tamil culture is a strong form of expression by the women, who express their feelings in this secret way.
The deep recesses of our brains are filled with tiny mirror neurons. They fire not only when we perform a certain action, but also when we observe that action being performed by another. These bits of grey matter help to explain how we as human beings empathize and relate to one another. And they also explain the power of being aligned with a sangha, where simply being around someone who maintains awareness in the face of adversity can inspire all of us.
heart chakra mandala by paxempire The heart chakra is represented by the color green. Relationships–The right to love. Love, forgiveness, compassion. Ability to have self-control. Acceptance of oneself. source:http://www.chakraenergy.com/seven.html