Mehndi is the oldest form of body art, which exists even now. It refers to the henna plant and dates back to the Vedic period. There are traces of using mehndi in the process of mummification too. It is believed that Cleopatra used mehndi to paint her body. In India, mehndi plays an important role in weddings. It is applied to both the bride and groom as per the tradition. It is believed that the application of mehndi is a good sign.
Mehndi is popular among all communities