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Lahore, Pakistan
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Mehndi or menhdi is the application of henna as a temporary form of skin decoration in Pakistan and Other Asian Countries. The word mehndi is derived from the Sanskrit word mendhik?.The use of mehndi and turmeric is described in the earliest Vedic ritual books. Haldi(Staining oneself with turmeric paste) as well as mehndi are important Vedic customs as a symbolic representation of the Outer and the Inner Sun. Vedic customs are meant to awaken the "inner light" and so the gold of the inner Sun has an important symbolic function. Traditional Mehndi designs draw the sunlight inner art on the Palm, which in this context represents One’s Mind and internal satisfactions. Mehndi Decoration became Famous and fashionable in West in 1990s, where the used it sometime like Henna Tattoos. Henna is typically applied at special Occasions like Weddings in Pakistan, India and Some other Asian Countries, Mehndi Tradition is also called Rasm-E-Henna in Pakistan, and it is being performed when a Couple is being united in Marriage Code, or similar institution after specific rituals and traditions completions by the two families. Wedding traditions and customs vary greatly between cultures, ethnic groups, religions, countries and social classes, Most of wedding ceremonies involves and exchange of wedding vows by the couple, presentation of the gift (they offer ring, symbolic items, flowers or money) and public proclamation of marriage by an authority figure, leader or parents of the couples in presence of relatives, Views: 767