Hindu Culture, Bali Indonesia
Mid 20th C.
Rattan, Pandanus leaves, Glass Beads, Metal Beads, Mirror
These embellished baskets were created as a beautiful labor of love to honor the gods through the canang sari ritual. This meditative ceremonial practice of edible offerings is a prayer to the Gods, for balance and peace in our world. The white is present to honor Shiva while the blue and green iridescent material honors Vishnu. Some repairs and losses.