Glitter Mehndi Designs for hands are very popular in the Middle East, North Africa, Southeast Asia and and are getting quite popular in other parts of the world. Mehndi is known as the art of applying henna tattoos or glitter designs on different places on the body for special occasions and events.
Glitter Mehndi Designs for hands are most commonly applied on brides the day before the wedding or other special occasions such as parties and reunions to represent fertility and love. Today it is becoming quite popular and many people are now applying the glitter mehndi designs for hands just for fun.
Lets have a look at some of the most popular symbols used in the designs and see what they represent.A scorpion or growing vines in your design could represent love and protection from the evil eye. camel lips, flowers, leafs and other floral patterns in to the design represents fertility.Placing mandalas throughout the design represents wisdom and spiritual enlightenment. Ganesh, the elephant god in the design means good health and protection from evil.Working in peacock or paisley symbols represents love, fertility and good luck.
Some traditions in Asian countries is to hide the grooms name or initials somewhere in the bridal mehndi designs for hands. If he can not find it, he has to give the bride a gift. It is also believed to mean that the bride will be the dominant one in the relationship.One other belief is that the darker the brides design, the more the mother-in-law will love her new daughter.
I hope that you now have a little better understanding about mehndi designs for hands and what some of the different symbols and patterns on the design mean. Now you can start working on your next design and add some new meaning and character.