New Delhi, Table of Spirituality. Haldi ki Rasam: In the Indian tradition, many rituals related to marriage are performed. In Hindu culture, marriage rituals last for a week. The turmeric ceremony is one such important ritual. In this, turmeric is applied to the bride and groom before marriage. Scientific facts are also present behind this tradition. Let’s find out, why is turmeric applied to the bride and groom before marriage?
what are the religious reasons
According to religious beliefs, turmeric is a symbol of good luck. Lord Shri Hari Vishnu is worshiped before any auspicious work. Turmeric has special significance in the worship of Lord Vishnu. That is why it is considered auspicious to apply turmeric to the bride and groom before marriage. Turmeric is applied to wish the couple a good future.
What is the importance of turmeric?
In astrology, Jupiter is considered to be the planet that causes marriage and marital relations. Turmeric is also related to Jupiter. Therefore, by applying turmeric to the bride and groom before marriage, the married life runs happily. Also, applying turmeric keeps negative energy away.
why yellow is used
The yellow color of turmeric is considered very auspicious in the Indian tradition. The good auspices of turmeric and its color bring prosperity to the lives of the couple. This is the reason why in many cultures, the bride and groom also wear yellow clothing on their wedding day.
what does science say
Turmeric has many medicinal properties, which are beneficial for health. Turmeric has antibacterial and antiseptic properties. In addition to detoxifying the skin, it also protects against infections. Turmeric further enhances beauty. It also removes nervousness before marriage.
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