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 a prayer for the Earth. It is alive, pulsing, and beating, like the jungle. Use it to activate your own heart’s power and to synchronize with the heartbeat of the Earth. It is for the warrior of love, and carries prayers for a strong connection with the jungle and the plant medicines of the Earth.