03 May 2018

Essence of life


“My painting carries with it the message of pain." - Frida Kahlo


Essence of life
dipped in her blood
soil to roots
and
roots to soil
cycle of life
completes
she gazes
in pain

14 comments:

  1. Sadly her pain was made worse by the breakdown of her marriage to Diego Rivera. Lets hope that wherever she is she can see how well she is thought of still.

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  2. Nice one Vandana!!! Rooted in pain she sprouts a gaze

    much love...

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  3. I love the way you've captured the essence of Kahlo's pain in blood, soil and roots!

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  4. Beautifully deep!💖

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  5. You did a great job!! I loved it!

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  6. A good one....love the idea of rooted in pain

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  7. Out of pain, she created great beauty. Lovely to read you, Vandana.

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  8. Yes, Frida was rooted in pain and grew art from it. This is a beautiful voice for her painting.

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  9. This is wonderful!

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  10. Those roots... I feel they are life and death at the same time...

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  11. Frida has the knack of isolating pain out into the open and she says so!

    Hank

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  12. Yep. That pain that never goes away.

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