In Hindu tradition, women usually pierce the left side of the nose. This has ties to Ayurveda. Ayurvedic medicine is a holistic system that dates back thousands of years, connecting the mind and body. There are claims that piercing the left side can alleviate the pain of menstruation and/or childbirth.
Beside above, what side should a woman get her nose pierced on?
In respect to this, what does a nose piercing symbolize?
Depending on where you wear it, a nose ring can be seen as a beautiful accessory, a symbol of status, wealth or prestige or even as an act of rebellion.
What should I know before getting my nose pierced?
Ready to get your nose piercing?
- Consider your professional #goals. …
- Talk to anyone and everyone with a nose piercing. …
- Don’t let myths freak you out. …
- Choose your nose piercing. …
- Get ready to go under the needle. …
- Clean that nose piercing constantly.
Many girls chose to wear the nose ring to symbolize their rebellion against society’s traditional values. The piercing was a symbol of boldness, rebellion, and freedom of choice.
1. How much does it hurt? Jef Saunders, president of the Association of Professional Piercers (APP), says that piercers often compare the pain to having an eyebrow wax procedure done or a getting a shot. “The pain itself is a combination of mild sharpness and pressure, but it is over extremely quickly,” he explains.
Right Side Piercing
Some say, if you are a guy, you need to pierce your left nostril and girls pierce their right nostril.
Sleep either on your back or on the side opposite your piercing. Sleeping on the same side as your piercing may result in it becoming dislodged.
As per the Hindu culture, the bridal nose ring is the symbol for a girl getting married. Adorning this ornament is also considered as paying respect to the Goddess Parvati so that she blesses your union with abundance and auspiciousness.
You can choose either a stud or a hoop as your initial jewelry, but the hoop will cause the piercing to heal with a slight curve, so it’s recommended that you start with a nose stud. You can always switch to a hoop later.
The placement of a nose stud, ring or hoop can be anywhere along the nostril. The most common place, is through the curve of one of the nostrils (the crease of the ‘wing’ of the nostril). Many people come in with a particular idea of how they would like their nose piercing to look and which side they want pierced.
“You shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor tattoo any marks on you: I am the Lord,” Leviticus 19:28. This verse is often used as an argument to tell Christians to abstain from tattoos. However, let’s look at this. It’s important to look at the context of this passage.
The type of piercing that is clearly condemned in the Bible is piercing for pagan religious reasons, because it is an act of idolatry. The believer should not have a piercing as part of a ritual of another religion. This is wrong. The Bible does not condemn piercings for adornment.