Mehandi/Mondena

Colorfulrajasthan Mehandi has been used to adorn young women’s bodies as part of social and holiday celebrations since the late Bronze Age in the eastern Mediterranean.


henna is applied to the hands and feet of a bride-to-be, and often to other members of the wedding party.Though traditional henna artists belonged to the Nai caste in India, and low-ranking barbering castes in other countries.While much of the tradition and symbolism around the use of Mondena has been lost over the generations, in many places.The style of mehndi varies from country to country, spanning different cultures and religious traditions, and making it possible to recognize cultural distinctions.