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 Women Women on September 21, 2022 Women throughout Iran have been posting videos of themselves on social media, cutting their hair and burning their hijabs in response to the death of a 22-year-old. Mahsa Amini , a 22-year-old woman, detained by Iranian police, died during detention. Protests broke out in Iran as a result of her death. Amini was detained on Tuesday after Iranian police found fault with her hijab. She was reportedly beaten by police. The Iranian police have denied the allegations and claim that she died of a heart attack. However, Amini's relative confirmed that she had no history of heart disease. What Happened To Mahsa Amini? Mahsa Amini was detained earlier this week by "morality police" officers after reportedly finding fault with her hijab or headscarf. Police have cited Amini as having suffered a heart attack. Still, pro-reform news websites have quoted her uncle as not having a history of … [Read more...] about Iranian Women Cut Hair, Burn Hijab To Protest Death Of Mahsa Amini In ‘Moral Police’ Custody
Home Beauty Women fashion Women Fashion on September 26, 2022 Guys Navratri 2022 festival has begun and we are sure that you are super excited to show your practiced dance moves at the Navratri pandal! Now, assuming you are all-sorted with your ethnic wear to rock the Garba Raas but have you decided on how to style the hair? Because, you could be all decked up with a traditional outfit, jewelry, and makeup, but your Navratri outlook will be incomplete without a hairdo. Don't fret. Let leading beauties of Bollywood like Ananya Panday, Sonam Kapoor, and others guide you over the easy Navratri hairstyles! Image: Instagram Here's a list of easy-to-do Navratri hairstyles flaunted by Bollywood divas which you can replicate to complete your Navratri look: Textured Ponytail Image: Instagram A simple ponytail hairdo takes the crown of the easiest hairdo hands down. And it is fine to flaunt it as your Navratri … [Read more...] about Ananya Panday To Sonam Kapoor, 8 Easy Navratri Hairstyles To Steal From Bollywood Divas
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 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