Essential Questions For Every Bride-To-Be: Mehndi Edition

“Mehndi hai rachnewaali, haathon mein gehri laali. Kahe sakhiyaan, ab kaliyaan, haathon mein khilnewaali hain. Tere mann ko, jeevan ko, nayi khushiyaan milnewaali hai.” “Henna paste is going to be applied, it will stain my hands red. My friends say, now flower buds are going to blossom in your hands. Your heart, your life are going to receive new joys.” {Composed by A. R. Rahman, from the movie Zubeidaa Translation by Hindilyrics.net} Today, we're looking at the age old...