Importance of Nose Ring

elmec elmec at GIASBG01.VSNL.NET.IN
Mon Feb 28 14:04:06 CST 2000

Arun kumar wrote:

> Namaste,
> I wanted to know the importance or significance of having Nose pierced and
> wearing a ring or stud for a Married woman. I know that this is being
> practised for ages. I do not know the purpose behind it. Could any of the
> learned members of the list throw some light on this?
> Thanks
> Arun
> ______________________________________________________

Could that signify the control that the husband would have over the wife, just
like the " Moogu daara " ( in Kannada ) which is put to the cattle by its
master to catch it and bring it under control ? ?  Hi, just in lighter vain.

Latha Vidyaranya

bhava shankara deshikame sharaNam

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