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what is english word for maang-teeka, an ornament worn by hindu married women

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asked Jun 29, 2013 in Art History by nagar1946ak Newbie (120 points)
   

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There is no specific English word for Maang-Tikka. However, the meaning of Maang tikka comes from a combination of maang meaning parting of the hair and tika meaning tilak. Maang Tikka is an Indian inspired piece of hair Jewellery.
answered Dec 13, 2013 by kfox Inquisitive Expert (83,500 points)

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