The secret behind Green Bangles decorated in women’s wrist (Photo Feature)

2nd Aug, 2019 | Tourism Mail Crew

Have you ever wondered why women wear green bangles in the month of Shrawan? Well, Shrawan month is mostly known for the Shrawan Sankranti and the craze of green bangles.

As the Shrawan has arrived green is ruling not only the natural environment but also the wrists of every Nepalese women. It is the month of greenery and love. Both married and unmarried women keeps fast for their loved ones and adorn their hands with green, red and yellow bangles carved with golden and silver beads. It has become a trend nowadays, girls clad in green bangles throughout Shrawan month. Women dressup in especially red attire, wear these tricolour bangles and also have different Mehendi designs in their hands. There is no any other ancient tales or mythology found yet regarding the significance of green bangles in Shrawan. But it is believed that for married women, green bangles acts as a symbol of their married life. 

And another reason is during Shrawan we see greeneries everywhere, the lush green crops and rice plants so, women wear green bangles to symbolize that they are close to the nature. Thus, in this sense the tinkling sound of green bangles plays a vital essence role in Nepalese women life.