TITLE

THE ENCHANTING WORLD OF MEHNDI BODY DECOR THAT DELIGHTS

AUTHOR(S)
Kousoulas, Claudia
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Mothering;Sep/Oct2001, Issue 108, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information about Mehndi, the ancient Indian and African art of painting the body with henna. Value placed on the art; History of man's passion for decorating his body; Ingredients of Mehndi; Keys to self-expression using Mehndi; Adoption of the art as a wedding tradition by some Western brides. INSET: Mixing and Applying Mehndi.
ACCESSION #
5158838

 

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