Sacred Ornaments

To many, flower garlands are a beautiful decorative piece, but it holds a special traditional and spiritual significance in Indian culture. Flower garlands of all kinds are used in various Indian festivals and occasions, ranging from weddings to prayer. Indian flower garlands are can be made from various plants, such as jasmine, lotus, chrysanthemum, hibiscus and many more, depending on its use.

Garlands are often used in Hindu temples, where they are sometimes offered to deities daily. It is said that each Hindu deity has their own unique flower for their garland for example, Lord Vishnu wears tulasi-leaf garland, while Lord Shiva wears Bilvga-leaf garland.