The marriage ceremony takes place in a pandal (booth) on a raised or conspicuous place adorned with various figures or mandala.
The fact that mandala, traded all over the world, once represented that order escapes their personal experience.
magic circle, 1859, from Sanskrit mandala "disc, circle."
A system based on Concurrent Prolog, developed at ICOT, Japan.
["Mandala: A Logic Based Knowledge Programming System", K. Furukawa et al, Intl Conf 5th Gen Comp Sys 1984].