The festival all siblings wait for is here. We are talking about Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi which is being celebrated on August 15, 2019. The festival celebrates the bond of a sister and her brother. On this day, sisters of all ages tie a talisman, or amulet called the rakhi, around the wrists of their brothers, symbolically protecting them, receiving a gift in return, and traditionally investing the brothers with a share of the responsibility of their potential care. Siblings offer sweets, dress for the occasion and celebrate this bond together. And, a lot of sisters deck up for the festival wearing the best of traditional refinery and get special mehendi applied on their hands for the pious festival.
If you are also wanting to get mehendi done on this special occasion, here are a few mehndi trends you can follow this Rakhi.
Diamond mehendi design
One of the most popular mehendi designs, this type uses the diagonal pattern near the end of the palm. This design stands out because of the pattern and space between the designs. This is also one of the easy-to-make designs which don't involve a lot of time.
A prominent mehendi design, it features small flowers to big patterns. floral design remains one of the key mehendi designs for women. From shaded versions to big flowers, floral mehendi is one of the major pick for traditional occasions like weddings and festivals.
Not a fan of heavy design or intricate designs? You should opt for the simple tiki style versions. This design is very popular in India, Pakistan and regions of Middle East. From round circular designs in the middle, to diagonal patterns, there are many variations in this. And if you’re looking for a quick job, then this design won’t take much of your time.
The glitter version of mehendi is mostly worn on wedding functions. From sequins to glitter, the mehendi gets an extra charm with sparkly adornments.
The net design mehendi replicates the interfaced structure of mesh fabric. This delicate type of design takes a lot of patience to be drawn. From full mesh design to part of it, it’s one of the most beautiful mehendi design.