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It is made from turmeric or any other local materials. Cosmetic electrotherapy Cosmetic ingredients Cosmetics advertising Cosmetology History of cosmetics Cosmetic industry. Thus, the kumkuma is placed where Indians believe to be the most important spot for receptivity to be enhanced. Categories Companies People History.

Recently, the CDC has identified this as a major source of lead poisoning in children. Kumkuma is most often applied by Indians to the forehead.

Card Photography Songs Kungunam. When a girl or a married woman visits a house, it is a sign of respect in case of an elderly lady or blessings in case of a girl to offer kumkuma to them when they leave.

In southern India, many unmarried girls wear a bindi every day unlike northern India where it is kunyumam worn as a symbol of marriage. Vasudha Narayanan and John Stratton Hawley. All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from November Commons category link is defined as the pagename.


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Arranged marriage in India Inter caste marriage Love marriage. The blood stains on the womb is represented by kumkuma. Conditioner Hair coloring and bleaching Removal chemical electric laser IPL plucking shaving threading waxing Shampoo Styling products gel mousse pomade spray wax. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Kumkuma at temples is found in heaps. When visiting a temple, married women from southern India usually dip their ring finger in yellow turmeric powder and apply a dot on their forehead. The turmeric is dried and powdered with a bit of kugnumam limewhich turns the rich yellow powder into a red color. For Kunbumam film actress, see Kumkum actress.

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Artificial nails Buffing Manicure Nail polish Pedicure. This is called vermilion, or in Hindi, sindoor. Kumkuma is also widely used for worshiping the Hindu goddesses, especially Shakti and Lakshmi khngumam, and a kumkuma powder is thrown along with other mixtures into the air during Holi the Festival of Coloursa jn Hindu spring festival.

Retrieved from ” https: In the Vaishnava tradition, the “white lines represent the footprint of their God, while the red refers to his consort, Lakshmi”. The sixth chakraalso known as the third eyeis centered in the forehead directly between the eyebrows and is kungumqm to be the channel through which humankind opens spiritually to the Divine”.


The ‘color’ of the womb is yellow and is symbolically represented by turmeric. In most of India, married women apply red kumkuma to the parting of their hair above their forehead every day as a symbol of marriage.

Kumkum is made from turmeric by adding limestone and is an Ayurvedic facial material along with turmeric. The reason has to do with the ancient Indian belief that “the human body is divided into seven vortices of energy, called kungumxmbeginning at the base of the spine and ending at the top of the head.

University of California Press, It is believed that the combination of turmeric and kumkuma represents prosperity. Cosmetics Hairdressing Marriage Marriage in Hinduism.

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In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Kumkuma. People dip their thumb into the heap and apply it on the kungkmam or between the eyebrows.