Authentic Wayuu Art (One-of-A-Kind/Fair Trade) This altar piece is a hand woven prayer offered to you and the World by the men and women of the Wayuu tribe in Colombia. These weavings are the foundation of the Wayuu people and is how they support their rancherias (communities). These altar pieces, or “mantas” as they are traditionally called, are perfect homes for your hapé or other sacred medicines, as well as your crystals, healing lotions, or simply to beautify your altar.
The Unique Significance of this Piece:This manta has a weaving that represents walking in beauty. It reminds us to live our life in joy, thinking beautiful thoughts, using beautiful words and taking beautiful action.