Karva Chauth is a festival which is celebrated every year by women’s of Hindu community. Women celebrating this festival, observe fast on the day for a long and happy life for their husbands.
All women observing this fast dress up very beautifully and at times they even look like a bride. They normally wear Pink or Red color dresses jewellary apply make up and Mehandi.
Henna/Mehandi is basically a paste of the leaves of henna plant which gives a color when applied. Henna/Mehandi has its own significance in India and middle-east. It is used by the women to adorn their hands and feet by using Henna/Mehndi. It has its own special signification for women who usually apply this on the occasions like Karwa Chauth.
It is said that the woman whose Mehendi has left a dark color will get plenty of love and care from her husband. It is considered as one of the most important part dressing up of a married woman.
Heena Mehandi Designs for Hands :
At the time of festival, almost all markets are crowded with people and commodities. Similarly, Mehandi artists in the Beauty parlors or strees drawing fascinating and intricate patterns of designs on the palm and feet of ladies, is a common site in such markets. There are different types of designs available in the market like Indian, Arabic, Indo – Arabic, Bridal Mehandi etc. These types of different shape like geometrical figures, floweral, muscial instruments (tabla), bride and broom faces and so on.
Heena Mehandi Designs for Feet :
In 2016, Karva Chauth will be celebrated on Wednesday, 19th October 2016.