Online: The Art of Deity Eyes and Face Painting - November

Friday, Nov 27, 2020
14:15 h to 17:15 h
Shree Peetha Nilaya – Bhakti Marga Centre and Ashram
Am Geisberg 1-8
65321 Heidenrod - Springen
Germany
Punita
€35
The course will be in English and includes vegan colours, materials and video recording.
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Description

The Art of Deity Eyes and Face Painting: Devotional worship to your Ishtadev

Learn this special practice by attending our newest workshop into the art and design of deity face painting. You will practise lines and dots, receive an introduction for different designs, and be guided by basic colour theory tips to choose the perfect colours for your Ishtadev.

The simple, step-by-step explanations offer an enjoyable experience for any skill level. It's ideal for beginners to learn the basics and for experienced painters to get inspired with new ideas, too.

Decorating the faces of your own Ishtadev is an act of worship and deepens your connection with your personal deities.

The Art of Deity Eyes and Face Painting: Devotional worship to your Ishtadev - Bhakti Marga Art

What you receive

  • Online course
  • Recorded video course
  • Set of 2 tiny brushes (size numbers 0/2 and 0)**
  • Set of main vegan paints in small containers**
  • Detailed handout with faces and eyes to practise drawing and painting**
  • Tutorial video with explanations
  • Painted murti and/or stones (please collect 1-2 stones that are the size of your deity’s head)

** All items will be shipped to your home!

Instructor: Punita, BM Artist (English & Russian speaking)

For beginners and experienced painters.

The Art of Deity Eyes and Face Painting: Devotional worship to your Ishtadev - Bhakti Marga Art

Place

Bhakti Marga has its headquarters at Shree Peetha Nilaya, meaning ‘Abode of the Maha Lakshmi’, the Divine Mother. It is located in the beautiful German countryside near Wiesbaden. Residents and guests come together every day to participate in special events, prayers, meditation, singing, seva, and to share their love of the Divine with one another.

The course will take place ONLINE.

Book accommodations at the ashram.

Shree Peetha Nilaya - Bhakti Marga

'In ancient times, yogis would receive Divine Inspiration through the connection to God in Nature. Shree Peetha Nilaya is such a place.'

Paramahamsa Sri Swami Vishwananda

Information

NOTE:
You must have access to ZOOM video conferencing software (free) and a reliable internet connection.

We recommend that you use vegan watercolour paints and synthetic brushes only.

For more information about the course, please send an email to art [at] bhaktimarga.org (Dakshini)