Moraccan dating and marriage practices

Often she makes henna on other participants in the party too.

Henna made on the bride includes beautiful floral and geometrical designs.

It has two parts – a dress as a first layer and the second layer or over-dress that often buttons up the front using the traditional sfifa and akaad closures. It used by women of the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. Kohl is used to darken the eyelids and as mascara for the eyelashes.

On the night before the wedding women of the family and their female cousins organize Henna or Beberiska Party. Paste used in this kind of tattooing is made from the Henna plant (Lawsonia inermis).

The bride does not have to do any house works until her henna fades.

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