Mehndi is an old Indian traditional art form in which henna is applied in an artistic decorative way on hands or legs designed to aesthetically please the eyes. It usually symbolizes ceremonial or celebratory art form that has in origin in the ancient times of India. A true Vedic ritual, mehndi application also exists among other cultures and countries like Pakistan, Arabic nations and few others as well. Henna is originally used as a decorative art to beautify Indian brides or newly wed Hindu girls.
There are many forms, designs and patterns that are running from centuries in our tradition. The thinly crushed henna leaves are piped into a cone with the tip snipped off for easy application and to aid design creation. Plenty of such designs are amalgamated to decorate an entire hand or foot to beautify it with bright and deep orange colored masterpieces on the skin. Many such patterns reflect the various cultures of their origin. Arabic mehndi designs, bridal mehndi or contemporary patterns, each have their own aesthetic appeal and suits every occasion. So, you can browse through an array of designs in this section and get some bright ideas for mehndi application.
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Thick-tipped mehndi cones used to highlight the depth of this floral patterned mehndi.
Arabic Design Indian Bridal Mehndi
Intricately designed mehndi using super-fine tipped cones with delicate patterns symbolizing an Indian wedding.
Indian Bridal Mehndi Simple Floral Henna
This simple floral design is unique in its own colorful way. Check out this design for party wear or simply sport it with denims.
Simple Floral Henna Indian Mehndi
Modern designer mehndi with contemporary designs and an amalgamation of stylish patterns.
Indian Mehndi Floral Mehndi
A contemporary flower and blocked-tips pattern with delicate detailing around the flowers.
Floral Mehndi Minimalistic Mehndi Design
A progressive styled mehndi pattern with sleek and minimalistic design to suit all occasions.
Minimalistic Mehndi Design Taj Mahal Henna
A fusion pattern from the finest monument of love â€“ Taj Mahal surrounding a contemporary butterfly design.
Taj Mahal Henna Authentic Bridal Mehndi
A traditional bridal mehndi design that lures the eyes of every passerby.
Authentic Bridal Mehndi Unique Henna Design
A monumental design which is unique of its own style and pattern yet simple, elegant and beautiful.
Unique Henna Design Full Hand Mehndi
This full hand mehndi is designed to appeal to all. A classic fusion of traditional design with contemporary pattern.
Mehndi Stop Design Bubbly Henna
The tiny pattern-work with bubbly effect gives this mehndi an adorable look with lots of circular shaped formations and designs in it.
Bubbly Henna Scarlet Henna
This type of design is purely delicate yet very intriguing. The sleek detailing of the floral pattern shows the work of a marvel!
Scarlet Henna Floral Henna
This henna has tiny floral patterns which almost seem like woven together to make a beautiful long design of mehndi.
Floral Henna Eid Special
An Arabic mehndi with a contemporary hint in the layout of design. Thickly applied henna patterns give great deep orange color.
Eid Special Frolic Mehndi
Sometimes mehndi can be applied for fun using various patterns from design books or using oneâ€™s own creativity. One such example is this mehndi.
Frolic Mehndi The Fish Bones Pattern
Several lines knit parallel to one another form a fish bone kind of an effect which makes a stunning pattern of mehndi.
The Fish Bones Pattern Spring Fling
The beauty of spring and nature is reflected in this captivating design with immaculate detailing to please the eye of any passerby.
Spring Fling Peacock Henna
A simple pattern yet outlined by the shape of a peacock with beautiful patterns filled inside the design.
Peacock Henna The Beautiful Bridal Mehndi
The famous half-arm design where the mehndi is intricately made to create a beautiful pattern with an amalgamation of different varieties of contemporary and traditional designs.
The Beautiful Bridal Mehndi Mehndi Party
An upbeat modern mehndi design made of a single huge floral pattern filled with beautiful detailing and creepers.
Mehndi Party Metamorphosis Mehndi
Try out this embellishing mehndi pattern which is designed to suit all occasions.
Metamorphosis Mehndi Mehndi With Friends
Love your friends? Sketch those happy moments on your hands with exquisite mehndi designs.
Mehndi With Friends Mehndi Application Design
A stunning mehndi design that will touch your soul! Patterns that boast about beauty in each of its stroke.
Mehndi Application Design Funky Henna Design
Have a knack for funk and untraditional style? Try out this mehndi pattern in deep colored flowers to enhance your style even more!
Funky Henna Design Sunrise Henna
A typical mehndi pattern for you to replicate and wear on your friendâ€™s wedding or a family function.
Sunrise Henna Designer Mehndi
A cool and beautiful designer mehndi pattern to wear on a big fat Indian wedding.
Designer Mehndi Arabic Designs
Bored of regular mehndi? Try out this chic and urban Arabic style to enhance your beauty.
Arabic Designs Intricate Designer Henna
Check out this intricately designed mehndi pattern that will steal the heart of your beloved.
Intricate Designer Henna Mehndi Making
Learn the art of mehndi making! Try this simple design which is beautiful as well as exquisite.
Mehndi Making Unique Henna Design
Feel like being different this wedding season? Check out this beautiful yet unique mehndi pattern to woo the hearts of all.
Unique Henna Design Minimalistic Mehndi
If you are one of those whoâ€™d like to keep things to bare minimal, this designer mehndi is made just for you!
Minimalistic Mehndi Stunning Henna
Check out this stunning henna designer pattern! The floral design is very simplistic and unique and is assured to please the eyes of passersby.
Stunning Henna Cute Henna Design
Eid or diwali, a festive season in India is incomplete without mehndi. Try this cute mehndi style to wear for your favourite festival.
Cute Henna Design Peacock Mirror Henna
An extravagant peacock mirror mehndi design that depicts two peacocks with a mirror-effect pattern on each hand.
Peacock Mirror Henna Bridal Mehndi
A beautiful Indian bride showing her bridal mehndi to get photographed and keep those memories for a lifetime.
Bridal Mehndi Simple & Unique Mehndi
A simple yet unique pattern made with thin tipped mehndi cone that goes well with all outfits to suit every occasion.
Simple & Unique Mehndi Mehndi With Friends
Share some precious moments of joy and happiness that come with the ceremonial mehndi application in a wedding atmosphere.
Mehndi With Friends Cool Henna Pattern
Check this cool henna pattern designed in an Arabic style to match any outfit you wear.
Cool Henna Pattern Bridal Mehndi Design
Another beautiful Indian bride whose ceremonial mehndi pattern is being photographed.
Bridal Mehndi Design Snake Henna Tattoo Mehndi
Like Tattoos? Try out this snake patterned funky henna design that also looks like a temporary tattoo.
Snake Henna Tattoo Mehndi Bridal Mehndi
A pink clad pretty bride posing her exquisite mehndi hands to be photographed for her wedding.
Bridal Mehndi Designer Foot Mehndi
Try out this cool and beautiful designer mehndi pattern for application on the foot.
Designer Foot Mehndi