The word “Mandala” is from Sanskrit and come from the spiritual traditions of Hinduism and Buddhism exhibiting radial balance used in meditation. Mandalas symbolize journeys through life and tell stories where an individual has been and often reveal one’s path in life. Paul Hamel’s latest graphic art collection, “Quirky Mandalas,” celebrates the art of mandalas, but in quirky and unexpected ways. They portray representations of today’s culture, lifestyles, and thoughts. Inspirational quotes accompany the mandalas.