Piercings and Tattoos

Feb
17

Know your Nose Piercing better!

Posted by Disha Singh on February 17, 2008

In 22nd century I guess everything will be replaced by electronics - even our jewelry as we see the LED Nose Ring in the above picture. As you breathe the ring glows with the help of a delicate fan structure that transforms exhaled air into electric energy to light up the LED light. For me simultaneous to the talk of LED nose ring is the nostril piercing. Nostril piercing is very common in India or you can say Hinduism. However, the craze for poked nose is growing day by day and is also slipping into western society. Hindus believe, a girl with pierced nostril get married sooner than others, as it is a honor to the Parvathi - the goddess of marriage and it also symbolizes a married lady. Moreover, pierced nostril also has medical reason that it makes childbirth easier because Ayurvedic medicine associates this location with the female reproductive organs. Healing: Nostril piercing takes more time (about two to six weeks) to heal than an earlobe because inside area of th

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