The bindi has said much about the Indian woman over the years. t2 IS ON THE DOT ... “I decided to do something different, since I wear my love for the city on my heart and head. I started painting ‘K’ on my forehead. It caught on,” she laughs.
DON'T MISS: Adventures of an intrepid woman driver
The car was sparkling grey, its bonnet draped with a garland of marigolds and its headlights daubed with large dots of red powder. I imagined it was these ... I had read that when a new car is purchased in India, barely does the ink dry on the registration ...
ASSASSINATION IN INDIA: Woman in the News; The Tragedy's New Player; Sonia Gandhi
The woman chosen to restore the Gandhi link to Indian politics has in recent years been ... With her flowing brown hair and traditional bindi, or red dot of marriage, on her forehead, she was a familiar sight in the region, listening to the people's ...
What does your BINDI say about you?
When an Indian woman decorates her forehead ... does the word ‘bindi’ mean? Like the various aspects of authentic Indian culture, the bindi carries with it a wealth of meaning. Bindi is derived from the sanskrut word ‘bindu’, which means dot.
Personal Voices: The Girl with the Red Dot
Some of my friends who went to other schools would occasionally wear a bindi or bangles, while I displayed a curiously blank forehead and arms at all ... the attendant respect granted to married woman in Indian society; the prominent bindi, the twinkling ...