This embroidery is made up of two very recognized spiritual symbols, whose meanings are not as well understood. So here’s a quick Camp High tutorial..
Within Indic lore, the hexagram is generally understood to consist of two triangles—one pointed up and the other down—locked in harmonious embrace. The two components are called "Om" and the "Hrim" in Sanskrit, and symbolize man's position between earth and sky. The downward triangle symbolizes Shakti the sacred embodiment of femininity, and the upward triangle symbolizes Shiva or Agni Tatva representing the focused aspects of masculinity. The mystical union of the two triangles represents Creation, occurring through the divine union of male and female. The two locked triangles are also known as 'Shanmukha'—the six-faced, representing the six faces of Shiva & Shakti's progeny Kartikeya.
The yin and yang is a concept of dualism describing how seemingly opposite or contrary forces may actually be complementary, interconnected, and interdependent in the natural world, and how they may give rise to each other as they interrelate to one another.
100% 20 Oz ringspun twill face/French terry loop back cotton