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Topic: MY first wallet: Kali/Shiva and Mahabharta passages  (Read 831 times)
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« on: June 07, 2007 01:14:15 PM »

So I had this big ol' book called "Man's Religions" and I came across the most wonderful pictures in the Hinduism section.  So, I produced this wallet (Caveat-it's kinda poorly made but it totally works):

The Front, folded:



The Front, unfolded, left side:



Inside, opened all the way:



Card Pockets:



Fuzzy detail, inside image (this isn't Kali):




The biggest problem I had was keeping the inside from folding and crinkling (which I failed at....) But it's completely waterproof (Yes, I'm a gutterpuck and used packing tape) and it has a large capacity.  The writing is text from the Mahabharta.  It's all just taped up pages from my religions book.  And yes, it opens at the top for bills.
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« Reply #1 on: June 07, 2007 01:38:26 PM »

I've always loved that Kali representation, it's classic Smiley
"Shiva is the god of gods, but Kali is above even him" Grin
Great wallet, looks awesome.
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