The mandala on the 4th day of construction. Buddhist monks from Drepung Gomang Monastery in India construct an intricate Medicine Buddha sand mandala at Unity Temple in Kansas City, Mo. on Aug. 15, 2013. RNS photo by Sally Morrow

The mandala on the 4th day of construction. Buddhist monks from Drepung Gomang Monastery in India construct an intricate Medicine Buddha sand mandala at Unity Temple in Kansas City, Mo. on Aug. 15, 2013. RNS photo by Sally Morrow