BINDIS, BINDIS, AND MORE BINDIS! YOU WILL RECIEVE A RANDOM SELECTION.
THE HISTORY OF "BINDI"
The Bindi is a makeup worn by many young girls and women all over the world on their forehead which is also known as "HOLY DOT". "BINDI" is derived from the sanskrit(old indian language) word "BINDU" means drop and is used on the central part of the forehead,in between the eyebrows (the mystic third eye of a person). It is considered to be the blessed symbol of SHIVA'S wife "PARVATI OR UMA". It signifies the female secret energy "SHAKTI" and is believed to protect the women and their husbands from difficulities.The "BINDI" was traditionally a symbol of marriage and now has become the decorative item.It is also worn today by unmarried girls and women of all the religions through out the world.In ancient days, thin and tender leaves were used to be cut into different shapes and designs pasted upon the forehead.Bindis today are available in many difefrent colours and exotic different designs. Self-Adhesives and felt is used to manufacture the bindis.