All about Bengali Women.


Undoubtedly, bangles complement the dress of women. Wearing bangles  is like adding one more feather to your cap. The best part about bangles is that it can be worn with any kind of dress.

As per the belief , it is must for married women to wear bangles. It symbolizes the well being of her husband. Married women never allow their arm to be completely bare. A simple string or even the end of her sari is wrapped around the arm, until the new set is worn.

In Bengal, married women a pair of white color Shakha (shell) , Pala (red coral) bangles and loha.


Sakha (for moon) keeps the mind cool

Pala (for mars) prevents quarrels

Loha (iron keeps off evil spirits) to wards off evil.


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