Gold-Plated Lotus Base Post Earrings created by Flavio Crestana, São Paulo, Brazil. It is said that the lotus grows from dark, swampy waters into a perfect flower. It's beauty is a symbol of purity and freedom from suffering.
Flavio Crestana, a sangha member of Chagdud Gonpa Khadro Ling, began his career as a jeweler at home in Brazil in the mid-1980s, influenced by his mother, a well-known artist and jewelry teacher. His exclusive jewelry uses pure metals with high quality alloys guaranteeing each piece's resistance, shine and beauty.