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Hypnotizing Mandala Cakes Made Of Raw Vegan Ingredients
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Food7 years ago

Hypnotizing Mandala Cakes Made Of Raw Vegan Ingredients

Stephen McCarty, a vegan-raw chef from LA, makes elaborately beautiful cakes using only raw, vegan ingredients. For McCarty, who creates under the name Sukhavati Raw Desserts (Sukhavati means “Happy” in Hindi), his Mandala cakes are just another example of life’s impermanence. You need to enjoy what you can, while you can.

Mandalas are spiritual and ritual symbols in Hinduism and Buddhism, where they represent the universe. Sand Mandalas, popular in Tibetan Buddhist traditions, can take several weeks to build and only moments to sweep away. In a way, McCarty’s mandala cakes also follow this creative-destructive ritual.

More info: Instagram (h/t: beautifuldecay)

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AndreaAlam
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7 years ago

I'd love to know how to make those designs. I'm across the country & will never be able to get one of his cakes in person. Does he provide i

JuanAlcorta
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7 years ago

Seriously, very nice art, but some of them look like a poisonous bug

AbiezerCelzo224352
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7 years ago

i'd rather stare at the cake..the design is so stunning

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AndreaAlam
Community Member
7 years ago

I'd love to know how to make those designs. I'm across the country & will never be able to get one of his cakes in person. Does he provide i

JuanAlcorta
Community Member
7 years ago

Seriously, very nice art, but some of them look like a poisonous bug

AbiezerCelzo224352
Community Member
7 years ago

i'd rather stare at the cake..the design is so stunning

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