Celebration of Sacred Spaces
Traditional Southern Indian Cooking
Cooking Classes now being offered. South Indian cooking is known for inventive vegetarian or vegan cuisine that is light, fresh and tasty with lots of fresh veggies & herbs, lemon, lime, coconut and fried spices. The menu is made up of family recipes passed down from her grandmother and mother from Kerala and Chennai, India. Class size is limited.
In her classes wither its introduction or advanced, she will guide you with clear instructions along to Indian spices to ensure that even novice cooks can produce delicious, authentic meals. Basic, Intermediate and advanced classes offered, Gift Cards available. Read More
Yoga Mat Painting
Radha has combined ancient traditional ritual patterns and symbols in her art throughout her career as a professional artist. She has been painting on yoga mats for many years and offers this mindful work to yoga practitioners as way to extend their sacred space on the ground they practice on.
Radha infuses Sacredness, using ancient ritual patterns called 'kolam' or 'painted prayers' from the South of India on your yoga mats. These 'painted prayers' have been passed down from mother to daughter for over two thousand years. Other symbols she uses comes from her lifetime of experiences growing up in India, listening to the stories from her Ancestors, the culture and its Sacred traditions. Read More
Mandala Inspired Workshops
Utsavastu offers creative Mandala workshops for groups, teachers and professionals. Creating a Mandala is a sacred process that entails a shared understanding of multiple realities within the Mandala and how role-taking in creating a mandala brings us into harmony with the wholeness of existence, centering and team building.
Through this rich traditional art form, a story forms, then share your story and just watch how that influence works on everyone involved. Creating ephemeral mandalas or on paper, using symbols from nature, is delightful, beautiful, healing, therapeutic, centering, educates and brings communities together as we revisit that place of peace within. The Mandala has a long history and is recognized for its deep spiritual meaning and representation of wholeness. Read More
Other Products/Service Offerings
Utasvastu is an Online Sales Channel For Radha Lakshmi. Products vary from items of functional design to Fine Art. Of course, all these items can be purchased offline. You can call Radha for details. You can also visit her Fine Art Website for more information and works