Home Women Women on March 8, 2022 Indian women have always been labelled as traditional. Covering heads, wearing bindis, laden with ornaments, traditional clothes and so many other things set Indian women apart from the rest. The practice of covering heads in India has been a matter of curiosity for most of us, including those who are new to our culture. Covering the head and sometimes even veiling the face is often seen as a mark of respect. In some cultures, married women are supposed to pull off a veil in front of elder male members of the family. In very traditional and rural areas, women use their sari to completely cover the face and neck, concealing their identity before males. Some women use the fabric to cover their whole face, chest, arms, and stomach. This type of veiling is still popular with Hindu brides and is observed on the wedding day. Many new brides use the ghungat until their father-in-law advises to unveil. … [Read more...] about Opinion: Why Do Indian Women Cover Their Head And Face?
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Home Yoga spirituality Festivals Festivals on September 12, 2022 It was way back in the early part of the 12th century that the Shaiva cult had grown a huge base of followers of whom Kulottunga Chola was the most important one. Although he was a great Shiva devotee, he was attached fanatically to the Shaiva cult. He looked down on the Vaishnava mantras, disrespected holy Basil, and even got the Govindaraja Perumal temple locked down for an indefinite time, after which, he forcibly got an agreement signed, that asked for strict compliance to the Shaivite tradition from everyone. Read on to know how the story connects with Bibi Nachiyar, a Muslim princess who is now enshrined as a deity in the Melkote temple, which is located in Mandya distinct, between Bangalore and Mysore. Bibi Nachiyar: Ramanujacharya Steps In To Tondanur Subjected to excruciating torture following this debacle, people finally informed Sri … [Read more...] about Bibi Nachiyar: Muslim Princess Enshrined As A Deity In The Melkote Temple
Home Insync Insync on May 4, 2009 A Muslim-owned jewellery shop has decided to ban customers wearing veils after being targeted by robbers disguise as Islamic women. According to The Telegraph, any one entering ATAA Jewellers in Glasgow must reveal their faces under planned new rules to protect staff from further attacks. The store owners decided to act after two Asian men wearing traditional Muslim women clothes 'including niqab veils' made away with thousands of pounds worth of jewellery earlier this month. The pair, who were also carrying handbags, pretended to be interested in buying some items but attacked staff with pepper spray when cabinets were unlocked. Now the Sadiq family who run the shop are planning to put up a sign informing customers that they cannot wear any headgear that covers the face. "It is our safety that matters as well at the end of the day," rukhsana sadiq told the BBC. AGENCIES Comments … [Read more...] about Muslim Jewellery Shop Bans Customers Wearing Veils
Home Yoga spirituality Faith mysticism Faith Mysticism on September 13, 2022 Lord Ram is the seventh Avatar of Lord Vishnu and is a celebrated deity in the Indian devout households. Worshipped for his divine values, which he stood for, all of his life, he is a shimmering example of a perfect human being that stood the test of time, travelling on an unbeaten path. Dispensing justice to his citizens at Ayodhya as Raja Ram, Lord Ram as Sitaram gave his wife Sita her due justice for her distraught life. There are numerous Lord Ram temples throughout the country, but we have curated the nine famous ones. 1. Raghunath Temple, Jammu Raghunath Temple, based in t he Indian union territory of Jammu and Kashmir, consists of a complex of seven shrines each with its own `Shikhara`, ((rising tower) A portrait of Maharana Ranbir Singh and Lord Hanuman can be found at the point of entrance. Lord Ram is the prominent deity … [Read more...] about Nine Most Famous Temples In India Dedicated To Lord Rama
Home Astrology Zodiac signs Zodiac Signs on August 9, 2022 Rakshabandhan is a sacred gift of Indian culture to the world. On this day, the sister ties a "rakhi" around the wrist of her brother to celebrate their pure eternal love. The brother vows to protect his sister from the dangers of the world while she stands by his side as a support system throughout his life. The beautiful bond is celebrated with sweets and gifts. While people usually look for attractive designs while buying rakhi, Astrology suggests being mindful of its colour. This year, Raksha Bandhan will be celebrated on 11 August 2022 and the colour of the Rakhi and gifts should comply with the zodiac sign of your brother to ascertain his success and good health. Scroll down the article to know more. Here are the best rakhi colours and gifts for your brothers as per their zodiac sign. 1. Aries: 21 March - 19 April Rakhi Colour: The ruling planet … [Read more...] about Best Rakhi Colours And Raksha Bandhan Gifts For Brothers As Per Zodiac Sign – Expert Recommends
Home Health Wellness Wellness on September 14, 2022 Dr Mansukh Mandaviya, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, has released the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM) 2022. It includes 384 medicines, eight more than the last list issued in 2015. The last list in 2015 included 376 medicines. Nevertheless, 34 new medicines have been added to the current list, while 24 medicines have been removed. " Several antibiotics, vaccines, anti-cancer drugs and many other important drugs will become more affordable and reduce patients' out-of-pocket expenses ," said Mandaviya following the release of the list. National List Of Essential Medicines (NLEM) 2022: Updates The Union health ministry eliminated 26 drugs from the newly revised list released by the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM), including ranitidine and other stomach-related medications. Ranitidine is commonly sold under the trade names … [Read more...] about National List Of Essential Medicines (NLEM) 2022: Popular Antacid Removed; List Of 26 Medicines Removed
Home Beauty Beauty on July 6, 2018 DIY Nail Art: Quick Smokey Style: इस तरह घर पर पाएं Trendy और Smokey Textured Nail Art | Boldsky Nail designs and nail art are the trendiest things of today. Great-looking nails only speak volumes about our style quotient. Flaunting well-manicured nails is a must if you wish to get noticed. However, can you do it without much of an elaborate nail design? Well, the answer is "Yes". Ombre nails are just what any elegant lady would desire. These best suit both a professional as well as a partying look. Ombre nails are here to stay and would never go out of fashion. What Exactly Are Ombre Nails? This is a particular kind of manicure where a colour gradient is created. Ombre nails create a look wherein a light colour on the top of the nail is gradually blended into a darker colour that has been applied onto the tip. The range of colour gradients created is vast - from … [Read more...] about How To Get Ombre Nails?
Home Beauty Beauty on July 24, 2018 Remove Nail Polish WITHOUT Nail Polish Remover | DIY | Boldsky We all hate to see chipped off nail paints on our nails and it is worse when they look uneven, and you do not have enough nail paint remover at home so that you can fix it and then you have to go out. How cool would it be if you could instantly remove that annoying nail paint from your nails at home isn't it? Now, you can...with the help of these cool DIY nail polish removers. A lot of you might think who'd take the headache of making the remover at home when it is easily available in the market, right? But, we all are aware of the fact that they are made up of harmful chemicals and make the nails turn brittle and chippy. Plus, these DIY nail paint removers are no headache. They are the natural nail paint removers which you didn't know of and they are present right there in your kitchen. You just have to grab them and use … [Read more...] about 3 Easy DIY Nail Paint Removers
Home Beauty Beauty on July 30, 2018 White nails signify good health. Many a time you would have noted that your nails have acquired a slightly yellowish tinge. Discolouration of nails is common among both men and women. The most common reason why nails turn yellow is due to the frequent application of nail polish. The prime reason being the pigments used in nail paint, especially the ones that are of the darker shade. Usage of nail polish for an extended period of time can stain your nails. The best way to avoid staining of nails due to the use of nail polish is with the usage of a clear base coat prior to the application of your favourite nail polish. The other causes of nail discolouration could be the occurrence of a fungal infection, a chronic liver disease, poor lifestyle habits and excessive smoking. However, it is essential to know the reason behind nail discolouration and what can be done to treat the yellowish tinge of the nails. … [Read more...] about How To Whiten Nails Instantly Using Home Remedies?
Home Beauty Beauty on August 15, 2018 Nail art has been all the rage for the last few years. It adds glamour to the entire appearance and looks gorgeous. And, with new techniques and designs, nail art’s popularity is at an all-time high. Almost all the women have explored the growing trend of nail art and if you’re yet to try it out, then do read on as today we’re letting you know about an amazing nail art design that you can easily try at home. What Is Nail Art? You can get nail art done at salons or with simple techniques and basic tools creating interesting nail art designs at home. While there are many different types of designs that have become quite famous in the last few years, nail art dotting continues to be a favourite. It looks elegant, classy and can take your beauty quotient by notches. What Is Nail Art Dotting? You can try different colour combinations and either get an elegant look or go for … [Read more...] about What Is Nail Art Dotting & Basic Tools To Help You Master The Art